• Wisdom emblem
  • Love emblem
  • Truth emblem
  • Humility emblem
  • Honesty emblem
  • Courage emblem
  • Respect emblem

Ring of Fire is a procession by Trinidadian artist Marlon Griffith

in collaboration with

Picasso PRO, Equal Grounds, Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation, Capoeira Angôla, and Spoken Word poets from Jane-Finch, Malvern, and Regent Park.

Ring of Fire is commissioned by the Art Gallery of York University (AGYU)

and produced in partnership with

Art Starts, SKETCH, The Malvern S.P.O.T., Success Beyond Limits, COBA

and School of Arts, Media, Performance & Design, York University.

Ring of Fire is organized around the Anishinaabe Seven Grandfather Teachings:

Wisdom, Courage, Respect, Honesty, Humility, Truth, and Love

Ring of Fire is a 300-person strong street procession,

staged at the Parapan American Games


Sunday, 9 August 2015, 12 pm

University Avenue

from Queens Park to City Hall, Toronto Canada

with a performance at Nathan Phillips Square, 2 pm

Curated by Emelie Chhangur

Description of Project

Marlon Griffith Bio