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MAG Conversations is an annual series of six illustrated and artful talks featuring various speakers (including MAG ARTISTS) from inside and outside the community.

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2020 Line-up

Jan 9: Author Panel: Laurie Carter, Vic Suthren, Garth Wallace and Robert Hogg

Mar 12: Playwright | Actor | Author: Doug Phillips

 

 

Time: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Location: Merrickville Legion

Entry: $5 (6 for $25)


Free for MAG members and sponsors

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MAG Conversations Presents: The Art of Writing: Jan 9

MAG Conversations Presents: The Art of Writing: Jan 9

“Beautifully crafted words have the power to captivate the mind of anybody” – Joseph Conrad ... From the Iliad to Shakespeare, Dostoevsky to Atwood, whether poets, chroniclers, realists or romantics; the power and artistry of writing has been an important part of our...

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MAG Conversations: Jan. 9 : Author Panel

MAG Conversations: Jan. 9 : Author Panel

Meet a novelist who is also an historian, an indigenous poet, a writer of short humorous stories, and a writer of special interest features when they sit down with the “conversationalists” and talk, each in their own special world, about what they write, why they...

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MAG Conversations: Jan. 9 : Author Panel

MAG Conversations: Arctic Twilight: Nov 14

Teacher and writer Claudia Coutu Radmore and writer Victor Suthren are slated to share stories of the arctic "you did not expect." Claudia will be talking about her correspondence with a remarkable man, Leonard Budgell, a Hudson’s Bay Company agent who spent decades...

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MAG Conversations: Jan. 9 : Author Panel

MAG Conversations: The Sublime in Art: June 13

In MAG's June Conversations, Robert Sauve, who has been a docent at the National Gallery of Canada (NGC) for twelve years, is speaking on "the Sublime in Art." The sublime has long been understood to mean a quality of greatness or grandeur that inspires awe and...

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Conversations: Kudos to Holly and Gary

Conversations: Kudos to Holly and Gary

A fascinating evening was spent in “conversation” with Gary and Holly as they talked about their creative experiences in film and video. Gary as a cameraman of considerable experience in Hollywood North (Vancouver) in recent decades and Holly as an artist who enjoys...

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Conversations: Kudos to Holly and Gary

MAG Conversations: The Art of Moving Pictures: May 9

May Conversations showcases the incredible diversity of talent among MAG members as multi-media artist Holly Dean and film industry camera operator Gary Viola share their experience with the Art of Moving Pictures. "I am going to talk about my 30 years working in the...

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