House of Aurora

House Of Aurora - NXNE

Client: Aurora MMJ

Curated & Produced by Quiet As Kept

A 3-day production of music, talks, games and culture for Quiet As Kept client Aurora & Toronto based festival NXNE.

Day 1 consisted of an art show & industry mixer featuring visual artist Benny Bing as curated by Giles Monette. Writer/Recording Artist LastxCall performed an acoustic set and DJ Laith Hakeem held us down for the evening.

Day 2 consisted of a live taping of The Extra Gravy Show podcast featuring special guest, recording artist Tiara Thomas. The podcast was followed by the Quiet Public Showcase featuring recording artists: Bread Doe, Surauchie, Pilla B., Tiara Thomas and Logan Staats and hosted by Gavin Sheppard and Ebone. Day 2 was capped off by a fun and raucous game of AUXGOD with special guest judges FrancisGotHeat, Lissa Monet and Jordon Manswell. 

Day 3 consisted of talks from industry professionals and community leaders as we dove into issues relating to the arts, cultural and entertainment worlds. 

Opening Night Art Show & Industry Mixer

Curated by Giles Monette
Art by Benny Bing
Performance by LastxCall
Huest DJ Laith Hakeem

Extra Gravy Live Podcast Taping

Hosted by Marlon (@thatdudemcfly)
& Big Norm (@thebignormshow)

With Special Guest
Tiara Thomas


Performances by

Bread Doe
Pilla B
Tiara Thomas
Logan Staats

AuxGod Sound Clash
Extra Gravy vs. GXXRLS

Special Guest Judges

Lissa Monet
Jordon Manswell

House of Aurora presents NXNE Talks

Featuring panel discussions on;

Cannabis. Community. Culture.
Safe Spaces & Event Practices
Creative Collaboration
Art vs. Artist
Building New Infrastructure in the Canadian Music Industry