Art Objects (Ma Babies) batch 3


A Scotiabank Nuit Blanche independent project with alumna Paulina Wiszowata

 
DateSaturday, October 5, 2013 - 10:30pm to Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 11:00am

Location

bulthaup Toronto, 280 King Street East Toronto, Ontario

A Scotiabank Nuit Blanche independent project with alumna Paulina Wiszowata

Challenging the precious notions of painting and sculpture, I infiltrate the art community by selecting detritus from other artist's work, only to transform it into art-objects and then distribute to the viewer. This ephemerality in my work establishes a dematerializing value system determined by the inter-personal relationships between artist, object, and viewer. Replacing the object with a photograph of this gesture I transform the object into a concept or idea.

By generating an effortless appearance with calculated gestures, I critique the very idea of myself as an artist through self-reflexivity. I see myself as both in and outside of the art community. Through the exchange of objects and ideas I turn individuals into performers and they become my material alongside the objects and ideas.

Paulina is a recent graduate of OCAD U.

Art Objects (Ma Babies) batch 3, 2013

 

www.scotiabanknuitblanche.ca/project.html?project_id=1361

 

 

Free

DateSaturday, October 5, 2013 - 10:30pm to Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 11:00am

Website Location

bulthaup Toronto, 280 King Street East Toronto, Ontario

Journalist Kelly Boutsalis will discuss her work in arts journalism and her commitment to telling stories from Indigenous communities.
Art Objects (Ma Babies) batch 3, 2013
Saturday, October 5, 2013 - 10:30pm to Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 11:00am

A Scotiabank Nuit Blanche independent project with alumna Paulina Wiszowata

Challenging the precious notions of painting and sculpture, I infiltrate the art community by selecting detritus from other artist's work, only to transform it into art-objects and then distribute to the viewer. This ephemerality in my work establishes a dematerializing value system determined by the inter-personal relationships between artist, object, and viewer. Replacing the object with a photograph of this gesture I transform the object into a concept or idea.

By generating an effortless appearance with calculated gestures, I critique the very idea of myself as an artist through self-reflexivity. I see myself as both in and outside of the art community. Through the exchange of objects and ideas I turn individuals into performers and they become my material alongside the objects and ideas.

Paulina is a recent graduate of OCAD U.

Art Objects (Ma Babies) batch 3, 2013

 

www.scotiabanknuitblanche.ca/project.html?project_id=1361

 

 

Free

Venue & Address: 
bulthaup Toronto, 280 King Street East Toronto, Ontario
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