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Canadian Art Encounters: International Artists Series

Canadian Art Encounters brings visionary artists, curators, researchers and thinkers from around the world to audiences across Canada. Past speakers include Wolfgang Tillmans, Maggie Nelson, Sarah Thornton, Thomas Hirschhorn, Hito Steryl and Marina Abramović.


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Canadian Art Encounters: Ben Lerner

On June 5, join award-winning novelist, poet and scholar Ben Lerner for a lecture on the unstable relationship between text and image as part of the Canadian Art Encounters series. The author…

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Canadian Art Encounters: Aruna D’Souza in Conversation with Merray Gerges

Thursday, May 10, 7 p.m. Jackman Hall, Art Gallery of Ontario This spring, Canadian Art Encounters presents the launch of Aruna D’Souza’s Whitewalling: Art, Race & Protest in 3 Acts,…

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Canadian Art Encounters Series

This Fall, Canadian Art Encounters features Isabelle Graw, Maggie Nelson and Sheila Heti speaking in Toronto.

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Wolfgang Tillmans’s Sold-Out Talks in Vancouver and Toronto

For the first time in 20 years, top German photographer Wolfgang Tillmans is coming to Canada. See him October 26 in Vancouver, or November 11 in Toronto.

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Julian Barnes Talk in Toronto [Sold Out]

Join the Man Booker Prize–winning novelist and critic on May 31 for an exclusive speaking engagement relating to his thoughts on art and writing.

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Canadian Art Encounters: International Artists Series

Disruption rules during this fall’s Canadian Art Encounters series, as three globally acclaimed artists talk about their groundbreaking work and our changing relationship with information.

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Sarah Thornton Lectures in Vancouver, Ottawa and Toronto

The Canadian Art Foundation International Speaker Series is proud to present a series of lectures by bestselling author Sarah Thornton on her new book, 33 Artists in 3 Acts. The lectures will take

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The Ecology of an Art Scene | Community: Un préambule

This conversation, Community: Un préambule, was part of The Ecology of an Art Scene, a Toronto symposium that brought together experts from Paris and Toronto to discuss what makes art communities…

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The Ecology of an Art Scene | Conversation Four | Deviation: Alternative Economies

This conversation, Deviation: Alternative Economies, was part of The Ecology of an Art Scene, a Toronto symposium that brought together experts from Paris and Toronto to discuss what makes art…

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The Ecology of an Art Scene | Conversation Three | Innovation: Curating Contexts

This conversation, Innovation: Curating Contexts, was part of The Ecology of an Art Scene, a Toronto symposium that brought together experts from Paris and Toronto to discuss what makes art…

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Ecology of an Art Scene | Conversation Two | Infrastructure: Re-Inventing Institutions

This conversation, Infrastructure: Re-Inventing Institutions, was part of The Ecology of an Art Scene, a Toronto symposium that brought together experts from Paris and Toronto to discuss what makes…

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The Ecology of an Art Scene | Conversation One | Movement: Facilitating Artists

This conversation, Movement: Facilitating Artists, was part of The Ecology of an Art Scene, a Toronto symposium that brought together experts from Paris and Toronto to discuss what makes art…

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