NEWS

In Concert: Mike Penton

0A5A9206_2 smWednesday, August 30
8:00 pm
SUF Hall
Everyone welcome

Fogo Island Arts presents a special concert by Mike Penton, Fogo Island singer, song-writer and guitar-player. The self-taught 19-year old musician recently completed a two-month residency with Fogo Island Arts in Europe, during which he underwent professional voice training and played live performances in Vienna, Berlin and Budapest. Alexandra McIntosh, Director of Programs and Exhibitions at Fogo Island Arts will join Penton for an introductory conversation about his experiences, musical development and future projects.

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CINEMA, NEWS

Film Premiere: Mark Lewis

Tuesday, August 29  
6:30-7:30 pm 
Fogo Island Inn 
Everyone welcome

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Fogo Island Arts is proud to present the world premiere of Mark Lewis’ Arrival and Lounge, two films made at the iconic International Departures Lounge of Gander Airport. The 1950s-era terminal, built to accommodate planes that needed to refuel between North America and Europe, is considered to be one of the most important examples of Modernist design in Canada.

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