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Vernissage: Reconcile/Overcome

August 9 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm   RECONCILE | OVERCOMEAugust 9 – September 9, 2018Galerie AnnexeThis exhibition bridges the relationship two artists have to their history of colonization. One artist is forced to address her role as colonizer, while the other works at addressing and overcoming stigma that is associated within colonized bodies …

Final Performance of Shroud/Chrysalis I [July 14, 2018]

Catherine Richards’ Shroud/Chrysalis had it’s final performance on July 14, 2018. Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For …

Douglas Coupland’s The National Portrait @ OAG

Attended the preview for Douglas Coupland‘s The National Portrait at Ottawa Art Gallery‘s Alma Duncan Theatre. The National Portrait which in partnership with Canadian Fashion retailer Simons, the artist has created a 3D portrait of Canadians in the twenty-first century. Coupland’s ambitious large-scale installation is made from hundreds of 3D-printed portraits scanned voluntarily from members …

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14 in the Stonecroft Project Space. Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in …

Print Culture Exhibition @ OAG

In celebration of OAG’s inauguration, Galerie Annexe presented four group exhibitions by regionally-based artists. These exhibitions highlight the major themes in the expanded OAG’s first exhibition, Àdisòkàmagan / Nous connaître un peu nous-mêmes / We’ll all become stories, namely bodies, technology, mapping, and bridging. Print Culture highlights an emerging print scene that is developing in …

OAG Opening Weekend

A big weekend for the Ottawa Art Gallery because they finally opened their doors the new expansion of the gallery. Saturday started off the inaugural ceremony, unveiling and ribbon tying of the new gallery. Then there was Morning Jam happening at Jackson Cafe from 12pm to 4pm. Various stuff that happened during the day. At …