Re-Surfaced


Part of CONTACT: Toronto's photography festival

 
DateFriday, May 16, 2008 - 4:00am to Saturday, June 7, 2008 - 4:00am

Cost

Free

Location

XPACE Cultural Centre 58 Ossington Ave., Toronto, Ontario

Since its conception, photography has been used as a tool for preserving the past. Traditions build around the photograph have come to determine ways of reading these objects of memory. The artists in this exhibition explore these traditions while expanding on the physicality of the photographic object itself. In these works, different readings of the photograph are featured that elaborate on the conventions of photography to attain a more vivid experience with the past.

Curated by Stuart Sakai.

DateFriday, May 16, 2008 - 4:00am to Saturday, June 7, 2008 - 4:00am

Cost

Free

Website Location

XPACE Cultural Centre 58 Ossington Ave., Toronto, Ontario

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Friday, May 16, 2008 - 4:00am to Saturday, June 7, 2008 - 4:00am

Since its conception, photography has been used as a tool for preserving the past. Traditions build around the photograph have come to determine ways of reading these objects of memory. The artists in this exhibition explore these traditions while expanding on the physicality of the photographic object itself. In these works, different readings of the photograph are featured that elaborate on the conventions of photography to attain a more vivid experience with the past.

Curated by Stuart Sakai.

Venue & Address: 
XPACE Cultural Centre 58 Ossington Ave., Toronto, Ontario
Cost: 
Free
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