Authors Articles by Michael Fazackerley

Articles by Michael Fazackerley

Michael Fazackerley
37 Articles
Michael Fazackerley is a regular contributor to kawarthaNOW with the monthly "Art in the Street" column. He is an enthusiastic promoter of Peterborough & the Kawarthas vibrant arts community and a big fan and supporter of all the music, culture, and quality of life that Peterborough and the area has to offer. You can follow Michael on Twitter @1calledmichael.
For its 10th anniversary season in 2014, Artsweek Peterborough has a bright and bold new peacock logo (graphic: Joe Andrus)

Artsweek 2014 looks ahead to a bright future for the arts in Peterborough

10th annual celebration of arts and culture takes place from September 5 to 13.
The meditative aspect of this painting is captivating, as it seems to hint at nature originating from thought (photo: Brianna Gosselin)

Art in the Street – August 2014

Featuring Brianna Gosselin, Al Black and Steven Leak, Lori Brand, and Carol Lawless.
A scene from "1981 FM", one of five dances to be performed Dusk Dances in Rotary Park in Peterborough from July 24-27 (photo: Joseph Michael Photography)

Dusk Dances returns to Peterborough

Popular outdoor dance performances take place at Rotary Park from July 24-27.
Three-time world champion spoken word artist Buddy Wakefield performs at The Venue Peterborough on July 10th (photo: Inti St. Clair)

A Gathering of Courage

July 10 fundraiser to help Courage Peterborough fight hate crime and street harassment.
Outgoing Artspace director Fynn Leitch is the new Curator of the Art Gallery of Peterborough (photo: Bradley Boyle)

Art in the Street – July 2014

Featuring Fynn Leitch, the brothers Bierk, Sona Safaei-Sooreh, and Art Battle Peterborough Finals.
Artist Nicole Cooper often does self-portraits in her exploration of appearance and presentation for very practical reasons because, as she says, "I'm always around."

Getting to Know You

Artist Nicole Cooper's portraiture exhibition at Peterborough's Gallery in the Attic runs until July 5.
Just beyond these trees lay the former home of the Sisters of St. Joseph convent. The grounds will be a lovely spot for a picnic break while you explore the building and enjoy the many art displays and performances there this weekend (photo: Michael Fazackerley)

Art in the Street – June 2014

Featuring Public Energy, Christensen Fine Art, Art Gallery of Peterborough, Gallery in the Attic, Gallery on the Lake, and Artspace.
Public Energy's "Erring on the Mount" arts festival takes place from May 30 to June 1 at the former Mother House of the Sisters of St. Joseph in Peterborough (photo: Elizabeth Fennell)

Public Energy’s Erring on the Mount

Unique arts festival takes place from May 30 - June 1 at The Mount Community Centre in Peterborough.
"Budapest Chain Bridge". The level of mastery in conveying perspective Dianne Latchford has already reached is striking. See her exhibit at Black Honey in Peterborough from May 12 - June 30.

Art in the Street – May 2014

After a career as an accomplished actor, Dianne Latchford is now an emerging visual artist.
Wearable Art created and modeled by a young model/designer from STRUTT Central Models & Talent in 2013's Wearable Art Show. Photo: Esther Vincent (

Public Energy’s 4th Annual Faux Fashion Fundraiser Returns

The Wearable Art Show and The Runway Challenge take place at Peterborough's Market Hall on May 10th.

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