• Transliteration employs a historical perspective to examine issues of representation. In these large-scale colour photographs, black subjects are situated within scenarios that paraphrase famous western European paintings, drawing from...
  • April 24 to May 31, 2003 (Ottawa) May 23 to June 19, 2003 (Finland) a Canada-Finland exchange exhibition about truth and communication Tomorrow’s News is an exchange exhibition between Finnish and Canadian artists and institutions. Our...
  • The intersections where cultures converge are histories unto their own. Through acts of trading objects and ideas, all cultures are able to progress, which is to say that tradition and culture are always evolving. The combination of...
  • "Soda pop is both food and waste desireable and sickening, rich yet empty. " Pat Durr has long been interested in "waste." For several years, her prints, installations, drawings and sculptures have focused on forms of waste, and the role...
  • This exhibition is organized around the idea of fabrication as a process. It mixes material and intellectual or emotional elements with the relatively small scale (or sense of modesty) of the objects involved, and a sense of uneasiness...
  • Shie Kasai's artistic practice involves the creation of site-specific installations and animation to explore time and space. Kasai's projects feature muku, a dog expressing an exploratory nature. muku activates the backgrounds and spaces...
  • MACHINATE: a projection in two movements is a multi-media gallery installation using 16mm film, video, audio, sculptural assemblage and the internet. Departing from her previous work of still images and texts, MACHINATE includes "Kiss", a...
  • James Pierre and Pom Pom: Two Hearts Beat As One, is a narrative photographic series that follows the monotonous life of James Pierre, a lonely middle-aged male, who is living an awkward life in the feminine spaces of his deceased mother's...
  • We all feel a sense of comfort in our home, whether it is an apartment, a loft, a house or a duplex. Still, we continue to dream of renovations, finished basements, walk-in closets and gardens. Popular magazines like House and Home, Better...
  • Facilitator & Rapporteur: Catherine Mattes (Manitoba) Guest Speakers: Kent Monkman (Toronto), Michael Couchie (North Bay) and Sheila Pokiak (Ottawa) PROCESS explores aboriginal urban experiences and the creation and continuation of...
  • La Nuda Umanità 2 - History Stripped Bare 2, by Italian artist Gabriele Di Matteo, is a timely exhibition and publication launch, critical and humorous, as well as poignant. Di Matteo's first exhibition in Canada questions notions of...
  • Mary Anne Barkhouse's exhibition, Friend of Beavers, Foe of Evil brings to mind news headlines over the last year on technological failures, wildlife attacks, and natural disasters: At 4:11 p.m. ET on Aug. 14, 2003, Ontario and much of...
  • Uprooted from her home in New York City by the events of September 11, 2001, Heather Nicol’s subsequent work uses spare, simple materials (paper, monofilament, pins, a video camera and monitor) to reflect on deception, surveillance, memory...
  • We have taken so much for granted including language and our local and global relationships. Framing, conceptualizing, grasping, and coming to terms with our lives as artists and citizens of this wide world may seem more important now than...
  • Don Gill walks Paul Valéry used to say walking was a fundamental part of his work. By walking, his ideas appeared with more clarity, and the rhythm of his footsteps helped him give the correct timing to his own thoughts for the...
  • Walk slowly. Certainly there is purpose, but nothing is to be rushed. Instead, there is the unhurried wandering and wondering. The house is tucked tightly between two others. A bundle of sticks bound and lying on the shallow porch is the...
  • With "Uncomfortable Surfaces" in 1994, the Japanese artist Yuichi Higashionna established the domestic motifs he uses in his current work. These refer decidedly to the field of appearances, where aspirations towards a higher social status...
  • Workshops: Contemplative Geometry Instructor: Barbara Brown Wednesday, July 23, 6:30 pm to 9:30pm: Fee $30 Monoprint Instructors: Svetlana Swiminer & Joyce Westrop Wednesday, 10am - 1pm: July 30, Fee: $30 + $10 materials or Sunday,...

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