Actor-singer Aditya Narayan to perform at Vibrant Brampton on July 14-15
BRAMPTON: Bollywood actor and singer Aditya Narayan and many top-notch artists will perform at the second annual Vibrant Brampton in Garden Square here on July 14 and 15.
A fun-filled event of art, music, dance, food and festivities, Vibrant Brampton this year has the added significance as it marks Canada’s 150th anniversary.
The event will feature over 150 performers.
Apart from Aditya Narayan, others who will perform include Punjabi singer Anita Lerche from Denmark, Mallika Jyoti from India, and Raghav from Calgary
Organized by the non-profit group Arts and Culture Initiative of South Asian (ACISA), Vibrant Brampton is aimed at promoting cross-cultural understanding and bringing diverse communities together in celebration of life, culture, art and tradition
ACISA is also presenting a week-long visual arts festival from July 9 to 15 at Beaux-Arts Brampton.
Titled Visuals Initiative of South Asia (V.I.S.A) – Visual Arts Festival, the event will showcase local and international artists under the theme of `Creative and Cultural Celebrations’.
The Visual Arts Festival includes workshops and a public art project. The workshop will be conducted by Soumitra Dasgupta from New Delhi India.
With a career spanning poetry, advertising, writing and filmmaking, Soumitra’s varied exposure is reflected in the rather vibrant and revolutionary rendition of his subject.
Soumitra has always been an emotionally charged painter, with a deep-rooted association and sense of belonging with the Indian heartland. His biggest exploration is through his paintings charged with his own spiritual impetus.
There will be an exciting opportunity for community members to leave their mark by adding their creative brush strokes in a mural facilitated by Aparna Rangnekar on July 14 & July 15, at the Brampton Garden Square.