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...
Jan 14 2011 to Feb 19 2011
- Friday, January 14, 2011 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Daniel Corbeil creates landscapes that at first glance appear as if they are actual places. The large photographic images in Fragmented Landscapes appear as if they are from aerial photographs taken at great heights and in various seasons...
Oct 28 2010 to Nov 27 2010
For his latest performance and gallery installation, Terrance Houle draws inspiration from his Blackfoot name, Iinniiwahkiimah. Translated into English as Buffalo Herder, the work is emblematic of Houle’s prolific and provocative body of...
Sep 17 2010 to Oct 16 2010
- Friday, September 17, 2010 - 7:30pm
The expression “Post Script” or “p.s.” (POST-DATA in Spanish) has definitely fallen into disuse over the years. Hand-written letters, along with other forms of linear and analogical writing, cannot be corrected, unless sections are crossed...
Identity, similar to time, is ephemeral, can be fluid, is unfixed and is mutable through its passage. The work in Time3 is similar in value, it is not the art object in the expected sense that one is experiencing and returning to for later...