May 18 2012 to Jun 9 2012
- Saturday, May 19, 2012 - 1:30pm
Curator: Yan Wu
Artist: Yam Lau
Critical text by: Yan Wu and Yam Lau
Gendai Gallery was established in 2000 as an independent gallery to promote contemporary East Asian art practices. It was originally housed at Toronto’s...
Apr 13 2012 to May 12 2012
Curator: Leanne L'Hirondelle
Artist: Jon Sasaki
Critical text by: Craig Francis Power
For a brief period, I was the sole employee at an Artist Run Centre in St. John’s Newfoundland. Frankly, it wasn’t much fun. The gallery, attached to...
Mar 2 2012 to Mar 31 2012
Phil Delisle, Sharon Katz, Michael Markowsky, Natasha Mazurka and Duane Slick • Curator: Leanne L’Hirondelle
Painting - the act and the physical work - can create slippages between high and low, product and object, and/or process...
Jan 13 2012 to Feb 18 2012
- Saturday, January 14, 2012 - 1:00am to 2:30am
Immony Men and René Price • Curator Leanne L’Hirondelle
Panel Discussion: Immony Men, René Price and authors Dick Bourgeois-Doyle, Christian McPherson
Immony Men and René Price are two artists who are interested in the...
Oct 28 2011 to Nov 26 2011
- Friday, October 28, 2011 - 7:30pm
CÉSAR DAMIÀN: MIGRATION/MEMORY,
TRANSITORY NATURE OF EXISTENCE
“The investigation of a specific site is a matter of extracting concepts out of existing sense-data through direct perceptions…One does not impose, but rather expose the...
Sep 9 2011 to Oct 15 2011
- Friday, September 9, 2011 - 7:30pm
Innocent bunnies, descriptive songs scores, and verdant landscapes are the backdrop of Chris Simonite’s animation work in which he sets himself up as foil. His work seriously tackles tropes and expectations of hyper-masculinity within...
Jun 27 2011 to Jul 26 2011
Photographic images of processed food in unbiased spectacle by Vancouver artist Mark Mizgala are strategically placed in outdoor advertising signs along the Bank Street corridor in downtown Ottawa. The work allows the viewer to ponder...
Jun 10 2011 to Jul 9 2011
On Friday June 10th, SAW Video & Gallery 101 will launch Body Tracks, a group exhibition examining the art and life of Cuban-American artist Ana Mendieta.
A prolific performance artist and filmmaker with strong feminist leanings,...
Apr 15 2011 to May 21 2011
- Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 8:00pm
PRAIRIE TO PICTURE : SELF-PORTRAITS OF JACKIE TRAVERSE AND JOI T. ARCAND
by Amber-Dawn Bear Robe, Co-Curator
There isn’t any one Canada, any average Canadian, any average place, any type. -Miriam Chapin, 1960
- Friday, March 4, 2011 - 7:30pm
Well Formed Data brings together a selection of works that are formally linked through their use of research aesthetics and the moving image. Weaving through many disparate topics of study and lines inquiry, the videos offer compelling...