TORONTO, Oct. 2 /CNW/ - BMO 1ST Art! 2007 Exhibition only national
graduating artist competition to recognize the accomplishments of student
artists from across Canada.
What: BMO 1ST Art! 2007 Exhibition
The BMO 1st Art! Exhibition features artwork by the winners of
the BMO 1st Art! Invitational Student Art Competition,
celebrating the artistic excellence of the next generation of
Canadian artists. The winning works showcase the diversity of
this country with each piece reflecting the uniqueness of both
the artist and the community in which he or she works.
As the only national graduating artist competition, the BMO 1st
Art! Invitational Student Art Competition recognizes the
accomplishments of student artists chosen from more than 100
post secondary institutions across Canada.
Who: BMO 1st Art! 2007 national winner and 13 regional winners
Selection Committee members, Gilles Ouellette, President & CEO,
Private Client Group, BMO Financial Group and Deputy Chair, BMO
Nesbitt Burns and Dawn Cain, BMO Financial Group Curator
When: Tuesday, October 2, 2007
7:00 - 9:00 PM, Remarks at 7:30 PM
Where: Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art (MOCCA)
952 Queen Street West
The BMO 1st Art! winners' work will be on display at MOCCA in Toronto
from October 2 to October 28, 2007. The 14 winning pieces can also be viewed
on BMO Financial Group's website at:
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