All By Myselfie


“We don't realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme SELFIE who is eternally at peace.” Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love

 
DateWednesday, March 12, 2014 - 4:00am to Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 4:00am

Cost

Free

Website

http://www.studentgallery.ocad.ca

Location

Student Gallery 52 McCaul St. Toronto, Ontario

Opening party March 13, 2014 (7-11pm)

student exhibition

“We don't realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme SELFIE who is eternally at peace.” Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love

'All By Myselfie' explores the complex culture of selfies, images taken of the self by the self. The selfie is inescapable online, securing its status in digital culture beyond a simple trend and into a full-blown phenomena. Whether the selfie is empowering, therapeutic, performative, archival, narcissistic, or validating, it has become the ultimate symbol of a constructed and consumable self projected into digital space. This show looks beyond the face value of the online selfie to its private, personal beginnings. Whether or not a selfie is uploaded, the act of taking a selfie reveals the intrinsic human desire to understand oneself.

Featuring work by Reenee Dykeman, Alexandra Pearlhaddad, Kori Baum, Camille Jodoin, Shelby Jane Miller and Jenna Crook.

Organized by Jenna Crook.

Opening party on Thursday, March 13 (7-11pm) // featuring DJ Feelgoodsmalls!



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DateWednesday, March 12, 2014 - 4:00am to Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 4:00am

Cost

Free

Website

http://www.studentgallery.ocad.ca

Location

Student Gallery 52 McCaul St. Toronto, Ontario

Please see poster for full contest details. 
The CADN Speaker Seriers Presents a lecture by Susan Best, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University Australia entitled, The Self, Without Autobiography: From Nauman to Ulman
Please see poster for full details.
Welcome to the exhibition, showcasing products from a participatory design collaboration between OCAD University second-year industrial design students and the Sewing Studio from the Toronto Centre for Community Learning and Development (CCL&D). A design class was held offsite in Regent Park as a way to have a truly immersive experiential learning opportunity for students. They were able to work with women from the Sewing Studio to produce bespoke textile goods to be sold at Centre of Opportunities for Regent Park Enterprises (CORE) as part of their livelihood.
Please join the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences and School of Interdisciplinary Studies for mini talks by Dr. Julian Haladyn, Dr. Kathy Kiloh, Dr. Jessica Mace, and Dr. Milena Tomic.
Join us for the reception for connection_found, an online exhibition curated by feelSpace, an ad hoc interdisciplinary curatorial collective based in Tkaronto at OCAD University.
The Learning Zone is currently accepting submissions for exhibitions in our gallery space between February 3rd and March 18th 2020. The deadline for submissions is Sunday January 19, 2020. For more information on how to submit an exhibition proposal, please refer to our submission guidelines: https://www.ocadu.ca/Assets/content/exhibitions/Doc+Linked+from+How+to+Submit+Webpage_LearningZone.pdf
Please join us in celebrating the launch of the Virtual Platform for Indigenous Art (VPIA) prototype
Looking for unique gifts for friends and families this holiday season?
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Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 4:00am to Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 4:00am

Opening party March 13, 2014 (7-11pm)

student exhibition

“We don't realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme SELFIE who is eternally at peace.” Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love

'All By Myselfie' explores the complex culture of selfies, images taken of the self by the self. The selfie is inescapable online, securing its status in digital culture beyond a simple trend and into a full-blown phenomena. Whether the selfie is empowering, therapeutic, performative, archival, narcissistic, or validating, it has become the ultimate symbol of a constructed and consumable self projected into digital space. This show looks beyond the face value of the online selfie to its private, personal beginnings. Whether or not a selfie is uploaded, the act of taking a selfie reveals the intrinsic human desire to understand oneself.

Featuring work by Reenee Dykeman, Alexandra Pearlhaddad, Kori Baum, Camille Jodoin, Shelby Jane Miller and Jenna Crook.

Organized by Jenna Crook.

Opening party on Thursday, March 13 (7-11pm) // featuring DJ Feelgoodsmalls!

Venue & Address: 
Student Gallery 52 McCaul St. Toronto, Ontario
Website: 
http://www.studentgallery.ocad.ca
Cost: 
Free
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