A variety show about local artists, made at 44 Gaukel Creative Workspace in partnership with Good Company Productions

The second GAUKER episode features a live music set, the random K-W patterns in a local artist’s work & some inside scoop on Vintage Black Canada’s VBCx collaborations series. 

Manar Naeem plays two incredible Arabic compositions plus improvising scales on her oud. 

Kat Hernden reveals the IRL local pattern sources for her amazing paint & thread artworks. 

Vintage Black Canada’s Aaron Francis talks to Christian Snyder about drawing on Warhol with an eye to Caribbean can culture + more cool artist reinterpretations of the VBCx series. 

Painting by Trisha Abe; image courtesy of Vintage Black Canada 

Episode two was filmed & recorded at 44 Gaukel Creative Workspace by Amit Mehta, director, Isaac Bender, director of photography, & Adrian Eitzen, sound engineer. 

GAUKER is produced & created by the City of Kitchener’s arts & creative industries team. 

Follow @44GaukelArts to watch #GAUKER

ICYMI: GAUKER episode one

The first GAUKER show features live music by Ramsay Almighty, two signature murals inside 44 Gaukel by Stephanie Scott & two tenant artists – sculptor Nicholas Rees & photographer John Spaulding – going deep on the meaning of Nicholas’ Ghost Ships

Photo by Stephanie Scott
Photo by John Spaulding