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Articles by Saelan Twerdy

There are 13 articles by Saelan Twerdy

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Montreal Report: Darkness in Summer

Summer has arrived in Montreal—and with it a carnival air—so naturally, I’ve fled indoors to watch hours of video art.

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6 New Montreal Art Spaces to Watch

Montreal has a long history of DIY spaces, but a new generation places an increasing emphasis on international networking.

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Marie-Michelle Deschamps: The Art of the Untranslatable

This Montrealer’s unique brand of abstraction—on view now in Paris—responds to our excess of images by gesturing at the intimacy of private communication.

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Saelan Twerdy’s Top 3 of 2014: Shifting Landscapes

Saelan Twerdy’s top three picks of 2014 highlight surges in video art, increased international notoriety and biennials that foreground strong young talent.

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Notes on the Art of Writing—and Rewriting

Recently, artists gathered in a Montreal gallery to make a famously bleak book “a little bit happier”—now, Jacob Wren and Saelan Twerdy chat about the edit.

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Julie Favreau: Mastering the Moment

Julie Favreau is enamoured with magic realism. What particularly attracts her, she says, to the novels of writers like Gabriel García Márquez and Mikhail Bulgakov is the classic fantastical trope…

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Saelan Twerdy’s Top 3 of 2013: New Views

1. “Laurent Grasso: Uraniborg” at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal Laurent Grasso’s excellent solo exhibition at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal was one of…

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Sherry Walchuk: For My Dad

As the title suggests, Sherry Walchuk’s “For My Dad” was an intensely personal exhibition. This is typical territory for the recent Concordia MFA graduate: the domestic, architectural…

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John Zeppetelli: Construction Ahead

The security guard has a gift for John Zeppetelli in his new office at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal. It is Zeppetelli’s 52nd birthday and his wife has sent him a sculptural…

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Karen Kraven’s Magic Evident at Centre Clark

“As Above, So Below” was Karen Kraven’s second solo exhibition in Montreal, and her first since finishing an MFA at Concordia last year. In this playful installation, she presented a mix of…

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