Distinguished Researcher Talk: Simone Jones
Friday, 12 March 2021, 2:30pm-3:30pm
Meeting ID: 850 2160 2731, Passcode: 5A!T2DsA
Join us on Friday, March 12 for a talk given by the 2020-2021 recipient of the OCAD University Award for Distinguished Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity, Associate Professor Simone Jones. Simone Jones is an artist whose works are shaped by the intersection of the lens-based practices of film, video, photography and projection; with sculpture, programming, mechanics and electronics. Her works reflect upon the complex relationship between lived experience and represented experience.
Early Researcher Talk: Immony Mèn
Friday, 19 March 2021, 2:00pm-3:00pm
Meeting ID: 890 5289 4179, Passcode: 3Z&WwyCK
Join us on Friday, March 19 for a talk given by the 2020-2021 recipient of the OCAD University Award for Excellence in Early Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity, Assistant Professor Immony Mèn. Immony Mèn is a multi-disciplinary artist, designer, educator, and community-based researcher. He is the co-director of the Public Visualization Lab (OCADU/York/Ryerson) with Patricio Dávila and Dave Colangelo, where they work alongside communities to represent and communicate concerns around equity, social justice, the environment, and participation. His research projects involve interaction design, installation, experimental video, motion capture, and public projections, exploring
themes such as the anthropocene, Asian/South-Asian diasporic experiences, critical practice, and participatory engagement.
DRN Temporal Drawing: Diagrams
Wednesday, 19 May 2021, 06:00 – 07:30
This event invites Dr Joe Graham and Dr David Griffin to present papers on the role of diagrams and notation in an exploration of temporalities of drawing. This event will be chaired by James Bowen, a practice-led PhD student at Loughborough University who is investigating the research question ‘How can voice be explored as a tool for drawing?’ with particular emphasis on the role of surface, trace, and technology in the production of voice.