Monstrum


Monstrum is a performative painting exhibition by Yasemin Oncu.

 
DateMonday, December 5, 2016 - 5:00pm to Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 11:00pm

Phone

(416)977-6000 ext263

Cost

Free

Email

studentgallery@ocadu.ca

Website

http://yaseminoncu.com

Location

52 McCaul Street Student Gallery

Monstrum is a performative painting exhibition that ‘demonstrates’ how one can artistically subvert all kinds of moral degradation associated with the demonization of other. The exhibition highlights a first-hand perspective of recent dramatic political events involving excessive cruelty. Oncu utilizes the monster as a metaphor to problematize the clashing of extremes by introducing it as a third party to antagonistic conflicts of various kinds. Her monsters resist any classification built on hierarchic dual oppositions, and thereby confront any categorization based on moral judgment.

OCAD U Student Gallery's is holding an artist talk with Yasemin Oncu on December 8th at 2:30pm.

yaseminoncu.com



Monstrum
DateMonday, December 5, 2016 - 5:00pm to Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 11:00pm

Phone

(416)977-6000 ext263

Cost

Free

Email

studentgallery@ocadu.ca

Website

http://yaseminoncu.com

Location

52 McCaul Street Student Gallery

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Monday, December 5, 2016 - 5:00pm to Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 11:00pm

Monstrum is a performative painting exhibition that ‘demonstrates’ how one can artistically subvert all kinds of moral degradation associated with the demonization of other. The exhibition highlights a first-hand perspective of recent dramatic political events involving excessive cruelty. Oncu utilizes the monster as a metaphor to problematize the clashing of extremes by introducing it as a third party to antagonistic conflicts of various kinds. Her monsters resist any classification built on hierarchic dual oppositions, and thereby confront any categorization based on moral judgment.

OCAD U Student Gallery's is holding an artist talk with Yasemin Oncu on December 8th at 2:30pm.

yaseminoncu.com

Venue & Address: 
52 McCaul Street Student Gallery
Website: 
http://yaseminoncu.com
Email: 
studentgallery@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
(416)977-6000 ext263
Cost: 
Free
Monstrum
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