OCAD U Professor Simon Glass Speaking in Berlin


Simon Glass is a Toronto-based visual artist. He is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Art at OCAD University and teaches photography and cross-disciplinary art.

Glass graduated from the Ontario College of Art in 1983 where he trained as a photographer and visual artist.
He completed an M.A. in Media and Communication at the European Graduate School in 2005.

 
DateTuesday, October 15, 2019 - 2:15pm

Location

University of Europe, Berlin (Dessauer Str. 3, 10963 Berlin, Germany), Room 149

OCAD U Professor Simon Glass Speaking in Berlin.

In his artistic practice original, archival and found photography is combined with mystical, liturgical and biblical Hebrew text. His work has also traversed sculpture and installation.

In his current practice, he examines the poetry of Paul Celan and its relationship to the thought of Martin Heidegger. Glass’ work has been exhibited widely in group and solo exhibitions
throughout Canada and internationally. He is the recipient of numerous awards from the Toronto Arts Council, the Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Council for the Arts.



Simon Glass - Black Milk of Daybreak
DateTuesday, October 15, 2019 - 2:15pm

Website Location

University of Europe, Berlin (Dessauer Str. 3, 10963 Berlin, Germany), Room 149

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Visit the lobby of 100 McCaul from October 21 to 25 to browse hundreds of gently-used art and design books and more! All proceeds support the library.
OCAD University’s Faculty of Art is hosting a group exhibition focusing on climate justice, opening October 21, and culminating in a panel titled “Creative action during climate crisis,” on November 1. The submission-based exhibition, co-curated by Michelle Beck and Dana Snow, focuses on the idea of a multispecies interconnectivity that makes every organism necessary to one another in their surrounding environs. Messmates are companions – in Latin “cum panis” – who share bread and rely on each other for survival. 
A workshop rooted in oral history and community collaboration, Talking Treaties artfully shares local Indigenous history and awareness.
feelSpace is seeking artworks for our inaugural online exhibition that deals with connections and relationships in digital spaces. Submissions are due on October 21st!
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 2:15pm

OCAD U Professor Simon Glass Speaking in Berlin.

In his artistic practice original, archival and found photography is combined with mystical, liturgical and biblical Hebrew text. His work has also traversed sculpture and installation.

In his current practice, he examines the poetry of Paul Celan and its relationship to the thought of Martin Heidegger. Glass’ work has been exhibited widely in group and solo exhibitions
throughout Canada and internationally. He is the recipient of numerous awards from the Toronto Arts Council, the Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Council for the Arts.

Venue & Address: 
University of Europe, Berlin (Dessauer Str. 3, 10963 Berlin, Germany), Room 149
Simon Glass - Black Milk of Daybreak
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