2018 news & events

 


 

           
     
           
 

Reading/Lecture

Divya Mehra as part of Difficult People
A reading and performative lecture by Amy Fung and Divya Mehra
Art Metropole, Toronto, ON, Canada
Feb 28, 2018, from 7-9pm

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Gallery Exhibition

Divya Mehra as part o In this place where the guest rests
curated by Jacqueline Mabey
Franklin Street Works, Stamford, CT, USA
on through May 13, 2018

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Lecture

Suzy Lake
“Resistance… Who Pulls the Strings?”
Friday, February 16, 6pm
Concordia University, York Amphitheatre (EV-1.615), EV Building

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Award

Spring Hurlbut is a recipient of
The 2018 Governor General's Award in Visual and Media Arts

A Film by Scott Dobson
"Spring Hurlbut on the investigation of mortality and the celebration of life"

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Exhibition/Catalogue

Blue Republic as part of Wanderlust: Actions, Traces, and Journeys 1967–2017
curated by Rachel Adams, UB Art Galleries Senior Curator
organized by the University at Buffalo Art Galleries, Buffalo, New York and touring to
UB Art Galleries, Buffalo, NY, USA
Des Moines Art Center, Iowa, USA (catalogue published by MIT Press)

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Museum Exhibition

Blue Republic as part of Water Works
Art Gallery of Hamilton, ON, Canada
On thru May 27, 2018

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Gallery Exhibition

Sandra Brewster as part of Common Cause: before and beyond the global
curated by Denise Ryner
Mercer Union, Toronto, ON, Canada
Opening Reception Friday 16 February at 7PM
February 17 – March 24, 2018

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  Museum Exhibition

Sandra Brewster as part of Here We Are Here: Black Canadian Contemporary Art
curated by Julie Crooks (AGO), Dominique Fontaine (Independent Curator) and Silvia Forni (ROM)
Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, ON, Canada
Opens Saturday, January 27, 2018

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Artist Representation

Esmaa Mohamoud is now represented by Georgia Scherman Projects

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Museum Exhibition

Esmaa Mohamoud as part of Here We Are Here: Black Canadian Contemporary Art
curated by Julie Crooks (AGO), Dominique Fontaine (Independent Curator) and Silvia Forni (ROM)
Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, ON, Canada
Opens Saturday, January 27, 2018

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Museum Exhibition

Sandra Brewster as part of Movers and Shakers
curated by Betty Julian
Prefix ICA, Toronto, ON, Canada
On thru March 24, 2018

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Article

Suzy Lake
Censored at Chinese Photo Festival
by Merray Gerges

Canadian Art

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Gallery Exhibition (Touring)

Melanie Authier: Contrarieties & Counterpoints
Curated by Robert Enright, organized and circulated by Thames Art Gallery, Chatham,
Catalogue: essays by: Sky Goodden, Sarah Milroy, Ola Wlusek, and Interview with Robert Enright
Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery, Halifax, NS, Canada
Travelling thru March 4, 2018

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Gallery Exhibition

Suzy Lake
Stamps Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbour MI, USA
On thru February 25, 2018

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Gallery Exhibition

Kelly Wallace: Beside Myself
Judith & Norman Alix Gallery, Sarnia, ON, Canada
February 2 - May 6, 2018

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Screening

Divya Mehra as part of Beginning with the Seventies - GLUT
Morris and Helen Beklin Art Gallery, UBC, BC, Canada
On thru April 8, 2018

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Press

Kelly Wallace
CBC, "London artist createshyper-realistic landscapes with a pencil, a ruler...and a lot of patience"
by Chris dela Torre

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Press

Suzy Lake
Hyperallergic, "Conceptual photography pioneer Suzy Lake revisits her Detroit roots"
by Sarah Rose Sharp

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Press

Melanie Authier
Whitehot Magazine, "Melanie Authier at Galerie de L'UQAM"
by James D. Campbell

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2017 news & events

 


 

     
         
 

Artist Representation/Exhibition

Jen Aitken now represented by Georgia Scherman Projects
Jen Aitken is an artist based in Toronto. Closely observing the built environment, Aitken makes sculptures and drawings that combine formal ambiguity with structural clarity. She received her MFA in 2014 from the University of Guelph, and her BFA in 2010 from Emily Carr University. Aitken is the 2017 recipient of the Hnatyshyn Foundation and TD Bank Emerging Visual Artist Award, and has received grants from the Toronto Arts Council, the Ontario Arts Council, and the Canada Council for the Arts. She has recently presented solo exhibitions at YYZ Artists’ Outlet in Toronto, as well as at Battat Contemporary and Centre Clark in Montreal. Her work has been featured in group shows at Diaz Contemporary, Hamilton Artists Inc, the Kamloops Art Gallery, and the Richmond Art Gallery. Aitken looks forward to a group exhibition with Georgia Scherman Projects in the fall of 2017.

Group Exhibition featuring Jen Aitken
December 1, 2017 – January, 2018
Opening reception: Thursday, November 30, 2017, 6-8pm


 

Review

Divya Mehra at Georgia Scherman Projects on MOMUS by Mark Mann,
White Like Me: Encountering Divya Mehra's "You have to tell Them, I'm not a Racist"

October 12, 2017

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Award/Exhibition

Divya Mehra as part of
2017 Sobey Art Award

Art Museum at the University of Toronto, Canada
October 24 - December 9, 2017

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Exhibition/Tour

Divya Mehra
Pouring Water on a Drowning Man
Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba
Opening reception: Thursday, September 28, 2017, 7:30pm
September 28 – November 18, 2017
Lunch and Look artist-led tour:
September 29, 12pm

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Gallery Exhibition (Touring)

Melanie Authier: Contrarieties & Counterpoints
Curated by Robert Enright, organized and circulated by Thames Art Gallery, Chatham, Opening reception: Monday, October 23, 2017, 5:30pm
October 23 – December 9, 2017
Catalogue: essays by: Sky Goodden, Sarah Milroy, Ola Wlusek, and Interview with Robert Enright
Travelling thru 2018

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Museum Exhibition

Kelly Wallace as part of
Drawing: The Beginning of Everything

With an emphasis on works created
within the last 30 years, Drawing: The
Beginning of Everything
is the first
Albright-Knox exhibition to highlight this
area of the museum’s collection.
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo NY
on thru October 15, 2017

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Awards/Exhibition

Suzy Lake
Scotiabank Photography Award
Tour with artist Suzy Lake and curator Gaëlle Morel: July 19, 6:00 pm
Tour with Georgiana Uhlyarik, Associate Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario: August 2, 6:00 pm
Ryerson Image Centre, Toronto Canada
Last Day August 13, 2017

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Scotiabank Photography Award: Suzy Lake (installation view), 2017 © Larissa Issler, Ryerson Image Centre

           
           
     
           
 

Touring Exhibition

Suzy Lake as part of The Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970s, Works from the SAMMLUNG VERBUND, Vienna
curated by Gabriele Schor
2016 - 2018 tour including stops in:
Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien
Museum of Modern Art, Vienna, Austria
May 4 - September 10, 2017

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Gallery Exhibition

Divya Mehra as part of Propped
curated by Gabrielle Moser
Oakville Galleries, ON, Canada
Thru September 2, 2017

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Photo of Cake at day 19

  Screening

Divya Mehra screening as part of
Win Last, Don't Care

Screening of The Taxi Driver, 3.5 min
Jackman Hall, Art Gallery of Ontario
Thursday July 13, 2017, 7pm

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Exhibition

Divya Mehra as part of AlterNation
curated by Adrienne Fast
Kamloops Art Gallery, BC, Canada
July 15 to September 9, 2017

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News / Awards

Sandra Brewster
Winner of the Gattuso Prize
Scotiabank Photography Festival 2017
for It's all a blur... at GSP

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Multi-Site Exhibition

Blue Republic
Made in Blue Republic
March 10-April 2, 2017 at BWA Zielona Góra (curator: Wojciech Kozlowski)
March 17-May 4, 2017) at the Arsenal Gallery, Bialystok (curator: Monika Szewczyk)

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Museum Exhibition

Sandra Brewster as part of
Position As Desired: Exploring African Canadian Identity / Photographs from the Wedge Collection
curated by Kenneth Montague
Windsor Art Gallery
February 11 – May 7, 2017

 

Review

Jasmine Reimer
The Pulsing Body Wants of Jasmine Reimer by Sky Goodden
MOMUS, February 24, 2017

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Gallery Exhibition

Divya Mehra as part of Punching Up
curated by @janinepolak + @lutzjon
SUNY Purchase at the Richard & Dolly Maass Gallery, USA
February 22–March 24, 2017

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Museum Exhibition

Suzy Lake
Performing and Archive
curated by Kenneth Montague
Organized with Dr. Ihor Holubizky, Senior Curator at McMaster Museum of Art
February 11 – May 7, 2017

 

 

 

 

           
 

 

 

2016 news & events

 


 

           
     
           
 

Museum Exhibition

Suzy Lake as part of Toronto: Tributes and Tributaries
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
Opening September 28, 2016

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Museum Exhibition

Blue Republic in Yonder
Koffler, Artscape Youngplace, Toronto
Opening September 22, 2016

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Museum Exhibition

Divya Mehra in Yonder
Koffler, Artscape Youngplace, Toronto
Opening September 22, 2016

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Gallery Exhibition

Hyang Cho in Ephemeral Frontiers
Design at Riverside (Design Exchange)
Through September 18, 2016

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Gallery Exhibition

Divya Mehra: It's Gonna Rain
The New Gallery, Calgary, AB
Opening September 9, 2016

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Museum Exhibition

Suzy Lake in Form Follows Fiction: Art and Artists in Toronto
Art Museum at U of T, Toronto, ON
Opening September 6, 2016

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Gallery Exhibition

Hyang Cho: Counterpoint an exhibition of works drawn from...
Modern Fuel, Kingston, ON
Opening September 1, 2016

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Gallery Exhibition (Touring)

Suzy Lake: Performing An Archive
McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, ON
Through August 20, 2016

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News / Awards

Suzy Lake
Governor General's Award in Visual Arts
Winner 2016

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News / Events

Blue Republic
Public Art competition winners
Stargate, permanent installation

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