The Sandwich Show

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From September 8th to 11th, 2016, artist Stephanie Avery and anthropology scholar Trevor Dunseith, in conjunction with The White House Studio Project, will be hosting The Sandwich Show: a sandwich-inspired art show and symposium.

Opening reception: Thursday September 8th from 7 - 11.
Gallery Hours: Saturday the 10th and Sunday the 11th from noon - 5.
Sandwich symposium: Saturday the 10th from 2 - 4
Sandwich making competition: Sunday the 11th from 2 - 4

*Warning* There will be open peanut butter and other potential food allergens present *End Warning*

With sandwich art and performances by:
Ruth Bretholz
Emily Comeau
Nic Cooper & Liat Mandel
Donnalee Downe
Miles Forrester & Jay Gobuty
Tatiana Ianovskaia
Wenting Li
Coco Menk
Elizabeth Munsterhjelm
Tyler Muzzin
Alison Postma
Genevieve Thauvette

The sandwich, while seemingly simple, is a surprisingly complex and controversial subject. What defines a sandwich? Is a sandwich any object between two other, similar objects? Must it be contained within two pieces of bread? Does it have to be edible? Does it have to be handheld? Do sandwiches even exist? Through art, conversations and tastings we will explore these questions and more to precisely define what makes a sandwich.

The Sandwich Show will open the evening of September 8th and be followed by a weekend of sandwich related events, including a sandwich symposium, a sandwich walking tour of Kensington market, sandwich-based performances, and a sandwich making competition (think you've got what it takes to win? Send us an email to become a contender!).

*WARNING* There will be peanut butter at this show as well as other potential food allergens.
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