Save the date.
On behalf of the entire DIY Spring 3 crew and board, we would like to extend a deep thanks to all of this year’s artists and attendees.
Thank you to Sothea and Bruno of General Assembly for creating a home for this festival to come to life and grow - we wouldn’t have been able to bring up this festival without the support of an artist-run space like yours.
Thank you to our funders and sponsors: FACTOR, City of Ottawa, Ontario Arts Council, Next Door Records, OPIRG Carleton, Bourses Tontine, CKCU FM, CHUO FM, Long & McQuade Instruments, Apt 613, Asinabka Film & Media Arts Festival, Girls+ Rock Ottawa and MediaStyle.
Our photo gallery is now available at https://www.diyspring.net/diy-spring-3-photos. There, you can browse photos taken by Kristina Corre, Nneka Nnagbo and Sam Belleus.
Finally, you can help us improve for next year by filling out our audience survey here.
We are copresenting a couple shows in you this summer/fall!
Just announced!! We are presenting Hua Li + invités on September 28. Save the date!!
We haven't forgotten about you... Stay tuned for DIY Spring 3 photos coming today 🤩
Check out this lovely poster by Kaitlyn Adams Lewis - and keep your eyes peeled for our posters around town!
DIY Spring 3 will be taking place on May 10-12, 2019 in Ottawa. Lineup coming soon. Save the date!
Thank you for applying! We are looking forward to announcing our lineup in March! Stay tuned.
Gearing up for 2019. In the meantime, here are some photos from the last one. Artist applications open November 15th. Photos of Thandie Dice by Nneka Nnagbo on May 4th 2018 at General Assembly.
We're happy to announce our photo gallery from DIY Spring 2018 is now up. A huge thank you once again to Samantha Belleus for the beautiful work documenting this year's event.
We have also released a short survey that will help us improve next year's event, and would appreciate any feedback you may have, as well as artist recommendations!
You can fill the survey out here.
We would like to extend our deepest gratitude and appreciation for all of the artists, collaborators, volunteers, community members, sponsors, friends and patrons for being part of DIY Spring Festival + Series 2018.
This was a truly magical inaugural year, and we can't wait to do it all again next year. As we wrap up this season to prepare for DIY Spring Festival 2019, we couldn't leave you without one last round of shows and parties.