This year, visual artist Bozica Radjenovic ran a series of paper art workshops with the women at Club Casa de los Abuelos as part of the Art Place program. She shared her final thoughts on her time in-residence and her experience working with this group of Ottawa residents.
I am looking at a box filed with colorful artworks by the Club Casa de los Abuelos group. I remember Cynthia, Isabel, Felisa, Grabriela, Bertha, Chela, Elsa and Ana Maria. I miss my group! I don’t like to say goodbye and I don’t think I have to.
December 8th was the last class with Club Casa de los Abuelos. It was cold and slippery day and my class was smaller than usual, some people had doctors appointments … Read More / Suite
It is the end of November and Bozica Radjenovic has completed eight of her Art Place workshops with members of Club Casa de Los Abuelos, a day program for seniors from Latin America, at the Bronson Centre. She sat down with Art Place to answer a few questions about how the residency is going.
On October 20th Club Casa de Los Abuelos explored collage making. I prepared a short presentation about history of collage. I wanted my group to get inspired by Pablo Picasso, George Braque, Hanna Hoch, Henri Matisse and Wangechi Mutu’s art works.
Huit artistes d’Ottawa vont créer et dialoguer en collaboration avec des résidents grâce à des projets artistiques communautaires engagés Ottawa (Ontario) Lors d’un événement de réseautage qui a eu … Read More / Suite
My Art Place residency is collaboration with Club Casa des los Abuelos. Club Casa de los Abuelos has offered the opportunity to participants to feel connected to society. My goal is to offer them chance to explore their own interests, make discoveries, create art and socialize.