Ways of Being Here - Barbora Raceviciute MFA thesis exhibition


Ways of Being Here is an MFA thesis exhibition in the Criticism and Curatorial Practice program, running from March 2-12 at the Open Space Gallery in 49 McCaul Street.

 
DateWednesday, March 2, 2016 - 11:00pm to Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 11:00pm

Phone

416-977-6000

Cost

FREE

Email

br14lh@student.ocadu.ca

Website

http://www.ocadu.ca/academics/graduate-studies.htm

Location

Open Space Gallery, 49 McCaul Street

Ways of Being Here

An OCAD University MFA thesis exhibition in the Criticism and Curatorial Practice program

Featuring artists Abedar Kamgari, Rah, and Alize Zorlutuna
Curated by Barbora Racevičiūtė

March 2th – March 12th, 2016

Open Space Gallery @ 49 McCaul Street
Opening Reception, Wednesday March 2th, 6pm – 9pm

Ways of Being Here asks how contemporary art practice explores the implications of moving from a homeland to another country — of establishing oneself in relation to multiple places at once. It brings together the work of Abedar Kamgari, Rah, and Alize Zorlutuna, three multi-disciplinary artists who are actively engaged with their immigrant histories and presents. The work showcased in the exhibition considers the making of identity in, through, and against the places, cities, and nations in which we live.

Special Programming

Friday March 4th, 12pm – 1pm
Rah invites the community to participate in an interactive traditional Iranian dance workshop. Rah’s character Fatimeh will be teaching the audience poses,movements, and gestures of the dance. The performance promises to be fun, high energy, and Fatimeh’s creative spirit will engage the public to dance with her. A Q&A with the artist will follow

Artist Talk, Tuesday March 8th, 3pm – 4pm
Please join us for a talk with artists Abedar Kamgari and Alize Zorlutuna, moderated by curator Barbora Racevičiūtė.

Curatorial Tour, Saturday March 12th, 12pm – 1pm
Please join us for a lunch time curatorial tour, organized in conjunction with the #trending: Mobilizing Art and Culture conference!



Ways of Being Here - Barbora Raceviciute MFA thesis exhibition
DateWednesday, March 2, 2016 - 11:00pm to Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 11:00pm

Phone

416-977-6000

Cost

FREE

Email

br14lh@student.ocadu.ca

Website

http://www.ocadu.ca/academics/graduate-studies.htm

Location

Open Space Gallery, 49 McCaul Street

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Ways of Being Here
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 11:00pm to Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 11:00pm

Ways of Being Here

An OCAD University MFA thesis exhibition in the Criticism and Curatorial Practice program

Featuring artists Abedar Kamgari, Rah, and Alize Zorlutuna
Curated by Barbora Racevičiūtė

March 2th – March 12th, 2016

Open Space Gallery @ 49 McCaul Street
Opening Reception, Wednesday March 2th, 6pm – 9pm

Ways of Being Here asks how contemporary art practice explores the implications of moving from a homeland to another country — of establishing oneself in relation to multiple places at once. It brings together the work of Abedar Kamgari, Rah, and Alize Zorlutuna, three multi-disciplinary artists who are actively engaged with their immigrant histories and presents. The work showcased in the exhibition considers the making of identity in, through, and against the places, cities, and nations in which we live.

Special Programming

Friday March 4th, 12pm – 1pm
Rah invites the community to participate in an interactive traditional Iranian dance workshop. Rah’s character Fatimeh will be teaching the audience poses,movements, and gestures of the dance. The performance promises to be fun, high energy, and Fatimeh’s creative spirit will engage the public to dance with her. A Q&A with the artist will follow

Artist Talk, Tuesday March 8th, 3pm – 4pm
Please join us for a talk with artists Abedar Kamgari and Alize Zorlutuna, moderated by curator Barbora Racevičiūtė.

Curatorial Tour, Saturday March 12th, 12pm – 1pm
Please join us for a lunch time curatorial tour, organized in conjunction with the #trending: Mobilizing Art and Culture conference!

Venue & Address: 
Open Space Gallery, 49 McCaul Street
Website: 
http://www.ocadu.ca/academics/graduate-studies.htm
Email: 
br14lh@student.ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000
Cost: 
FREE
Ways of Being Here - Barbora Raceviciute MFA thesis exhibition
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