The P. Lantz Initiative for Excellence in Education & the Arts
through its Visiting Artist-in-Residence Initiative, presents:
Every Thursday, from Nov 8th to December 14th, 11 am to 4 pm.
Entrance lobby (and some other spots), Faculty of Education, McGill University
We are pleased to let you know that we are having a Visiting Artist-in-Residence in the Faculty of Education.
Jai Nitai Lotus will be setting up a portable music station every Thursday from 11 am to 4 pm, to create sample-based, Hip Hop music with an open invitation to students and faculty to participate in the process.
He is also open to come to anyone’s classes to speak about his project in connection to education and to the relevance it has in our current learning experiences.
Jai Nitai Lotus is a multi-disciplinary Hip Hop artist, based out of Montreal. He has played the Montreal Jazz Festival twice with his 9-piece band, as well as numerous other national festivals (Manifesto, Harbor Front, NXNE). He has earned many accolades, such as winning a TIMA (Toronto Independent Music Award), being nominated for Best Rap Album at the Quebec Gamiq Awards and a Polaris Prize mention. He currently works as the Music Coordinator at NBS studio (a part of the Masion des Jeunes Cote-des-Neiges) recording, educating and mentoring youth through Hip Hop music.
Come join us in celebrating the arts and our great community of Education!