Global Experience Project Artist-in-Residence Maria Thereza Alves: Public Artist’s Talk


Global Experience Project Artist-in-Residence

Maria Thereza Alves: Recipes for Resistance

Public Artist’s Talk

 
DateMonday, October 29, 2018 - 7:30pm

Cost

FREE

Email

jrubino@ocadu.ca

Website

http://www.ocadu.ca/academics/faculty-of-art/globalexperience.htm

Location

OCAD University 100 McCaul Street Auditorium (Room 190)

OCAD University presents

Maria Thereza Alves: Recipes for Resistance

Public Artist’s Talk

Monday, October 29, 7:30 p.m.

Public Reception 6:30 p.m.

OCAD University
100 McCaul Street
Auditorium (Room 190)

OCAD U is honoured to host acclaimed international artist Maria Thereza Alves as the 2018 Jack Weinbaum Family Foundation Global Experience Project (GEP 2018) artist-in-residenceWith her investigations into lands, borders, colonial systems and migration, Alves’ work exemplifies art that is driven to engage social spaces and contexts through collaboration, advocacy and activism. Alves’ Seeds of Change garnered the Vera List Center Prize for Art and Politics, 2016-2018.

GEP is a trailblazing international initiative designed to offer students innovative learning opportunities and to build Canada’s prominence in global communities. For more on GEP 2018, go to: http://www.ocadu.ca/academics/faculty-of-art/globalexperience.htm



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Photo of Artist, seated

Jack Weinbaum Family Foundation Global Experience Project logo
DateMonday, October 29, 2018 - 7:30pm

Cost

FREE

Email

jrubino@ocadu.ca

Website

http://www.ocadu.ca/academics/faculty-of-art/globalexperience.htm

Location

OCAD University 100 McCaul Street Auditorium (Room 190)

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Monday, October 29, 2018 - 7:30pm

OCAD University presents

Maria Thereza Alves: Recipes for Resistance

Public Artist’s Talk

Monday, October 29, 7:30 p.m.

Public Reception 6:30 p.m.

OCAD University
100 McCaul Street
Auditorium (Room 190)

OCAD U is honoured to host acclaimed international artist Maria Thereza Alves as the 2018 Jack Weinbaum Family Foundation Global Experience Project (GEP 2018) artist-in-residenceWith her investigations into lands, borders, colonial systems and migration, Alves’ work exemplifies art that is driven to engage social spaces and contexts through collaboration, advocacy and activism. Alves’ Seeds of Change garnered the Vera List Center Prize for Art and Politics, 2016-2018.

GEP is a trailblazing international initiative designed to offer students innovative learning opportunities and to build Canada’s prominence in global communities. For more on GEP 2018, go to: http://www.ocadu.ca/academics/faculty-of-art/globalexperience.htm

Venue & Address: 
OCAD University 100 McCaul Street Auditorium (Room 190)
Website: 
http://www.ocadu.ca/academics/faculty-of-art/globalexperience.htm
Email: 
jrubino@ocadu.ca
Cost: 
FREE
Image of a waterway at dusk with garden in foreground
Photo of Artist, seated
Jack Weinbaum Family Foundation Global Experience Project logo
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