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Opening of the Governor General’s Awards in Visual & Media Arts 2019

March 28, 2019 was the opening/vernissage for Governor General’s Awards in Visual & Media Arts 2019 at the National Gallery of Canada. Celebrating the careers of eight outstanding Canadian artists: Stephen Andrews, Marlene Creates, COZIC, Lee-Ann Martin, Ali Kazimi, Andrew James Paterson, Jeff Thomas, and Susan Edgerley. The exhibition runs until August 5, 2019 Check …

National Gallery of Canada’s Opening of Multitude, Solitude by Dave Heath

Attended the opening at the National Gallery of Canada‘s for Dave Heath’s Multitude, Solitude on March 13, 2019. From the website: “Whether picking out a single face in a crowd, capturing an act of violence between siblings, or framing close-up portraits of quiet despair, Dave Heath (1931–2016) had an instinctive ability to capture the soul …

Interplays @ Studio Sixty Six

Studio Sixty Six held their opening reception for their new exhibition called Interplays. Featuring the works by Laurence Finet, Natalie Bruvels and Andrew Beck. These three artists whose work centres around the human experience and/or the human theatre. All painters, approaching their shared subject, stylistically and thematically, from entirely different perspectives. The exhibition runs until …

Kosisochukwu Nnebe & Guillermo Trejo @ AXENÉO7

AXENÉO7 held their first vernissage/exhibition of 2019. Featuring are Ottawa’s Kosisochukwu Nnebe & Guillermo Trejo. I want you to know that I am hiding something from you / since what I might be is uncontainable by Kosisochukwu Nnebe. Concerned with phenomenology, perception and the racialized body, Kosisochukwu Nnebe’s work considers how we perceive each other; …

Media Preview for Anthony Tremmaglia’s Hard to Find

Attended the media and private art collector’s preview for Anthony Tremmaglia‘s Hard to Find at OAG‘s Annex Gallery. Influenced by observations he has taken from nature and through a process of deconstruction and manipulation, he removes their base essentials. What’s left are these grand biomorphic sculptural images that similarly hold human-like qualities. The artist’s meticulous …