Searching For No End In Sight...


An OCAD U Criticism and Curatorial Practice MFA Thesis Exhibition.

 
DateTuesday, March 17, 2015 - 4:00pm to Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 9:00pm

Cost

Free

Email

np13kh@student.ocadu.ca

Website

http://www.ocadu.ca/exhibitions/graduate-gallery.htm

Location

OCAD U Graduate Gallery, 205 Richmond Street West, Level G

SEARCHING FOR NO END IN SIGHT. . .
An OCAD U Criticism and Curatorial Practice MFA Thesis Exhibition.

Featuring the work of:
PARASTOO ANOUSHAHPOUR
and photographs from the ARCHIVE OF MODERN CONFLICT TORONTO

SEARCHING FOR NO END IN SIGHT . . . is an exhibition that begins with a line -- the horizon. As a fundamental feature of the landscape, the horizon conjures up feelings of infiniteness, longing, and even the sublime. In family snapshots, it marks a division between earth and sky, and provides a backdrop for scenes of leisure and informal congregation. This exhibition examines the horizon as a metaphorical subject and a framing device used by anonymous amateur photographers. By comparing found photographs with numerous others from the Archive of Modern Conflict Toronto, as well as the artwork of Parastoo Anoushahpour, the horizon is reconsidered as a subject with spatial and affective resonances.

Curated by Natasha Peterson

EXHIBITION: 17-21 March 2015, 12-5PM
RECEPTION: 19 March 2015, 7-9PM



Poster with a gun target
DateTuesday, March 17, 2015 - 4:00pm to Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 9:00pm

Cost

Free

Email

np13kh@student.ocadu.ca

Website

http://www.ocadu.ca/exhibitions/graduate-gallery.htm

Location

OCAD U Graduate Gallery, 205 Richmond Street West, Level G

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Poster with a gun target
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 4:00pm to Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 9:00pm

SEARCHING FOR NO END IN SIGHT. . .
An OCAD U Criticism and Curatorial Practice MFA Thesis Exhibition.

Featuring the work of:
PARASTOO ANOUSHAHPOUR
and photographs from the ARCHIVE OF MODERN CONFLICT TORONTO

SEARCHING FOR NO END IN SIGHT . . . is an exhibition that begins with a line -- the horizon. As a fundamental feature of the landscape, the horizon conjures up feelings of infiniteness, longing, and even the sublime. In family snapshots, it marks a division between earth and sky, and provides a backdrop for scenes of leisure and informal congregation. This exhibition examines the horizon as a metaphorical subject and a framing device used by anonymous amateur photographers. By comparing found photographs with numerous others from the Archive of Modern Conflict Toronto, as well as the artwork of Parastoo Anoushahpour, the horizon is reconsidered as a subject with spatial and affective resonances.

Curated by Natasha Peterson

EXHIBITION: 17-21 March 2015, 12-5PM
RECEPTION: 19 March 2015, 7-9PM

Venue & Address: 
OCAD U Graduate Gallery, 205 Richmond Street West, Level G
Website: 
http://www.ocadu.ca/exhibitions/graduate-gallery.htm
Email: 
np13kh@student.ocadu.ca
Cost: 
Free
Poster with a gun target
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