Premiere Screening: In the Shadow of a Volcano


A short documentary film by Taymah Armatrading and Kasra Goodarznezhad chronicling the Global Experience Project (GEP) 2018 in Toronto and Naples, Italy.  

 
DateTuesday, April 16, 2019 - 5:30pm

Location

OCAD University, room 258 (George Reid House), 100 McCaul St. Toronto, ON

Please join the Faculty of Art for the premiere screening of In the Shadow of a Volcano, a short documentary film by Taymah Armatrading and Kasra Goodarznezhad chronicling the Global Experience Project (GEP) 2018 in Toronto and Naples, Italy.  

 

Premiere Screening:  In the Shadow of a Volcano

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

5:00pm doors - 5:30pm screening

OCAD University, room 258 (George Reid House), 100 McCaul St. Toronto

 

GEP 2018 artist-in-residence Maria Thereza Alves and the filmmakers will be in attendance. Light refreshments will be served.

  

About the Filmmakers:

Taymah Armatrading 
Taymah is a Caribbean-Canadian artist currently completing their BFA in the Integrated Media program at OCAD University. Taymah’s work is dedicated to ideas of decolonization and analysis of contemporary intersections of race, sexuality and gender. Their work explores issues of representation, with a focus on reclaiming colonial spaces and reinstating power to silenced marginalized bodies, through media such as film, sculpture and installation.

Kasra Goodarznezhad 
Kasra is a new media artist currently based in Toronto. He was born and raised in Tehran, Iran. After studying for his Bachelor of Design in Graphic Design at Azad University of Tehran, he decided to continue his studies abroad and is now majoring in Integrated Media at OCAD University. His recent practices are primarily focused on installation and video art.

 

DateTuesday, April 16, 2019 - 5:30pm

Website Location

OCAD University, room 258 (George Reid House), 100 McCaul St. Toronto, ON

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Please join the Faculty of Art for the premiere screening of In the Shadow of a Volcano, a short documentary film by Taymah Armatrading and Kasra Goodarznezhad chronicling the Global Experience Project (GEP) 2018 in Toronto and Naples, Italy.  

 

Premiere Screening:  In the Shadow of a Volcano

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

5:00pm doors - 5:30pm screening

OCAD University, room 258 (George Reid House), 100 McCaul St. Toronto

 

GEP 2018 artist-in-residence Maria Thereza Alves and the filmmakers will be in attendance. Light refreshments will be served.

  

About the Filmmakers:

Taymah Armatrading 
Taymah is a Caribbean-Canadian artist currently completing their BFA in the Integrated Media program at OCAD University. Taymah’s work is dedicated to ideas of decolonization and analysis of contemporary intersections of race, sexuality and gender. Their work explores issues of representation, with a focus on reclaiming colonial spaces and reinstating power to silenced marginalized bodies, through media such as film, sculpture and installation.

Kasra Goodarznezhad 
Kasra is a new media artist currently based in Toronto. He was born and raised in Tehran, Iran. After studying for his Bachelor of Design in Graphic Design at Azad University of Tehran, he decided to continue his studies abroad and is now majoring in Integrated Media at OCAD University. His recent practices are primarily focused on installation and video art.

 

Venue & Address: 
OCAD University, room 258 (George Reid House), 100 McCaul St. Toronto, ON
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