• Saturday, December 3, 2011 • 7pm–1am 4-240 Bank Street, Ottawa (Lisgar entrance) Featuring: MC China Doll • DJ Jas Nasty Dog and Pony Sound karaoke 101 FRAMES, Gallery 101’s largest annual fundraiser, is thinking “outside the frame”...
  • Doors open 7:00 pm. Readings start at 7:30 pm Cash bar Manuel Jofré, Master of Arts y Doctor of Philosophy, has taught at Carleton University, York University and University of Toronto in Canadá, Duke University (USA) and Simón Bolívar,...
  • Between Emptiness and Form: The Imaging Spaces of Yam Lau Images of the real, produced at the speed of light, are made to play with their own reality as images. -Trinh T. Minh-Ha, The Digital Film Event As the quintessential raw...
  • Doors open 7:30 pm. Readings start at 8 pm Cash bar Shirley Bear was recently named a member of the Order of Canada "for her contributions as a First Nations visual artist and cultural activist." She is a multimedia artist, writer,...
  • El Dorado and Red Cultural Hispanica invite you to the launching of EL Árbol del Pan y Otros Cuentos. DOORS OPEN AT 7 PM.
  • Doors open 7:45 pm. Readings start at 8 pm Cash bar Zorras make poetry-music-video-weirdness fusion. With megaphones. They're known for their unique bilingual mixture of text, sound poetry, percussion, singing, electric bass, guitar and...
  • 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...
  • Doors open 7:00pm Readings start at 7:30pm with intermission & cash bar Peter Norman’s poetry and fiction have appeared in numerous magazines, anthologies and other publications, including Arc, Industrial Sabotage, Bywords and the...
  • Presenting an evening of readings by authors reading original texts, in which we will remember September 11 1973 and where we will also celebrate Chile's Independence, September 18, 1810. There will be some filming for which the footage...
  • 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...
  • Film Screening: July 15 at 417 Bank Street (parking lot of the Book Bazaar) 9:00 pm Bring you own seat “During an opulent and luxurious banquet, complete with cavalier servers and valets, eleven pampered guests participate in what appears...
  • 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...
  • The breeding ground for All Things To All Men (and Women) was none other than a night out with friends during which an acquaintance made the claim that the group of five women should form a band as, together, they constituted “all things...
  • 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,...
  • 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 Dynamically unique...
  • The Day of 39@rt ("thank you art") is a holiday to appreciate, promote, and otherwise positively engage ourselves in contemporary art. It was established by Yoshiaki Kaihatsu in 2000 to foster the appreciation of contemporary art in Japan...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...

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