Faculty of Art Sabbatical Presentations


Presentations by Wendy Coburn and Catherine Beaudette

 
DateFriday, December 6, 2013 - 8:15pm

Location

Room 284 100 McCaul St. Toronto, Ontario

Presentations by Wendy Coburn and Catherine Beaudette

Wendy Coburn
Associate Professor Wendy Coburn’s work spans the mediums of photography, video, installation and sculpture. Coburn recently led curriculum development for the Art & Social Change Minor in the Faculty of Art, and she is currently a Fellow in the Sexual Diversity Studies Program at the University of Toronto. Coburn’s sabbatical work explores questions pertaining to freedom of assembly, the ethical implications of provocateurs and their effects on activist organizing and the media’s influence in forming public opinion about protesters and their calls for social change.

Catherine Beaudette
Associate Professor Catherine Beaudette is the founder of Loop Gallery in Toronto and 2 Rooms Contemporary Art Projects in Duntara, Newfoundland. Beaudette received her MFA from NSCAD in 1998, won The RBC Canadian Painting Prize in 2000, and twice has been awarded the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant, in 1982 and 1986.

Image: Wendy Coburn and Aviva Rubin 2011-2013

Free

DateFriday, December 6, 2013 - 8:15pm

Website Location

Room 284 100 McCaul St. Toronto, Ontario

Image: Wendy Coburn and Aviva Rubin 2011-2013
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 8:15pm

Presentations by Wendy Coburn and Catherine Beaudette

Wendy Coburn
Associate Professor Wendy Coburn’s work spans the mediums of photography, video, installation and sculpture. Coburn recently led curriculum development for the Art & Social Change Minor in the Faculty of Art, and she is currently a Fellow in the Sexual Diversity Studies Program at the University of Toronto. Coburn’s sabbatical work explores questions pertaining to freedom of assembly, the ethical implications of provocateurs and their effects on activist organizing and the media’s influence in forming public opinion about protesters and their calls for social change.

Catherine Beaudette
Associate Professor Catherine Beaudette is the founder of Loop Gallery in Toronto and 2 Rooms Contemporary Art Projects in Duntara, Newfoundland. Beaudette received her MFA from NSCAD in 1998, won The RBC Canadian Painting Prize in 2000, and twice has been awarded the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant, in 1982 and 1986.

Image: Wendy Coburn and Aviva Rubin 2011-2013

Free

Venue & Address: 
Room 284 100 McCaul St. Toronto, Ontario
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