HOT OIL: Summer Fundraising Campaign 2017

Festivals: M:ST 8.5.

Welcome to Hot Oil: Summer Funding Drive!

M:ST presents our third annual fundraiser for the performative arts, Hot Oil, with new exciting changes. Throughout the summer months Alberta based artists, Alana Bartol and Maggie Flynn will perform in their respective cities, fields, and studios to raise funds in support of the Mountain Standard Time Performative Art Festival Society as well as their own artistic practices.

By donating, you not only concretely support our upcoming programming, but 50% of the proceeds go the artist of your choice!

Both artists will also be hosting events at Stride Gallery that are free and open to the public on the dates listed below.

Donations are accepted until August 31 and in return for you participation you receive:

– A charitable tax receipt,

– A membership to M:ST and,

– Exclusive documentation of the performance you supported!

Everyone’s a winner!

Poster illustration generously contributed by Palmer Olson.


Alana Bartol – Orphan Well Adoption Agency

Public Performance at Stride Gallery, Thursday July 27th, 7:00 – 10:00 pm.

Throughout the month of July, 2017, OWAA workers will continue documenting orphan well sites in rural areas outside of Calgary, Alberta.


Maggie Flynn – Paydirt

Findings Report and Q&A at Stride Gallery Sunday. August 20th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm.

Artist Maggie Flynn seeks information about people/places/political influences involved in Canadian companies that deal in oil & gas, mining, or other forms of extraction. This project produced with the support of the Toronto Arts Council.