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Constellations

Like a compass without a needle or a map without a grid, Hajra Waheed’s work uses technologies of orientation to disorient perception, asking us to think differently about surveillance, security and the stories we have in common

Drag Is a Mirror

Victoria Sin’s hybrid practice uses speculative fiction to disrupt normative ways of desiring, looking and existing

“The Way She Looks: A History of Female Gazes in African Portraiture”

“The Way She Looks: A History of Female Gazes in African Portraiture”

Sandrine Colard, artistic director of the upcoming Lubumbashi Biennale and guest curator of a new exhibition of African photography at the Ryerson Image Centre, discusses the shifting dynamics between female sitters and their photographers

Remembering Bruce Ferguson

Remembering Bruce Ferguson

Artists, curators, colleagues and friends reflect on the life and work of the groundbreaking curator, writer and educator

Putting in the Time: Investigations in Participation

Putting in the Time: Investigations in Participation

Curator Dave Dyment on upcoming Ontario Culture Days projects

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Sounds of Silence

Sounds of Silence

Developed during a 2018 residency at Fool’s Paradise, the former home of painter Doris McCarthy at the edge of Lake Ontario, Lou Sheppard’s Dawn Chorus/Evensong offers a sonic ode to things lost but not forgotten

The Largest and Least Productive Mining Company in the World

The Largest and Least Productive Mining Company in the World

New Mineral Collective’s wide-ranging practice explores landscapes of extraction, looking for a different set of values in the earth’s mineral core. Here, the two founding members share their research around “counter prospecting,” their work as licensed mineral prospectors and the various spa treatments they’ve been developing to help reimagine alternative futures for the earth

As Immense as the Sky

As Immense as the Sky

Meryl McMaster’s latest works—a series of not-quite-self portraits that broaden understandings of land histories and what it means to be in a body—will feature next week in a solo show in Montreal. Here, Gabrielle Moser pulls the camera back on her work to date

The Quiet Resistance

The Quiet Resistance

For artist Carrie Allison, beadwork is a methodology to decolonize, the pull of threads a memory device to connect through generations

How to Break a Painting

How to Break a Painting

Cindy Phenix condenses feminism and desire into paintings that take sexist tropes head-on

Marlon Kroll

Marlon Kroll

Parisian Laundry, Montreal, July 11 to August 10, 2019

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In the Studio with KC Adams

“I've always jumped from medium to medium,” says this influential Indigenous artist. She adds: “There was a lot of things that we had to do for survival. I’m just merely following the footsteps of the ancestors”

In the Studio with Faraz Anoushahpour, Parastoo Anoushahpour and Ryan Ferko

In this video they discuss working together and the challenges of collective authorship

In the Studio with Faraz Anoushahpour, Parastoo Anoushahpour and Ryan Ferko

In this video they discuss working together and the challenges of collective authorship

A Conversation with Brenda Draney

Viewing a Brenda Draney painting is like witnessing a dream. Here, the artist speaks about the role of small-town memory and mystery in her work

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Rah: SuperNova

Rah: SuperNova

Carleton University Art Gallery, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa ON

Nadia Belerique: There’s A Hole In The Bucket

Nadia Belerique: There’s A Hole In The Bucket

Daniel Faria Gallery, 188 St Helens Avenue, Toronto ON

MEHMOON | REZA REZAÏ

MEHMOON | REZA REZAÏ

TRUCK Contemporary Art, 2009 10th Avenue SW, Calgary AB

A materialist history of contagion

A materialist history of contagion

Walter Phillips Gallery, 107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Banff AB
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KINE-POETICS/CINÉ-POÉTIQUES: Queer & Trans Music As a Means of Survival

KINE-POETICS/CINÉ-POÉTIQUES: Queer & Trans Music As a Means of Survival

articule, 262 ave Fairmount Ouest, Montreal QC

Cannupa Hanska Luger: Every One / Kali Spitzer: Sister

Cannupa Hanska Luger: Every One / Kali Spitzer: Sister

Gardiner Museum, 111 Queen’s Park, Toronto ON