Dr. Andrea Fatona Nominated for OAAG Award

 

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 1:00pm

Associate Professor, Faculty of Art and Graduate Program Director, Criticism and Curatorial Practice, Dr. Andrea Fatona has been nominated for the OAAG's Exhibition of the Year Award (budget under $20,000, thematic) for the exhibition Settling In Place. The exhibition features the work of Aylan Couchie, Martha Griffith, & Charmaine Lurch and was presented at Barrie's MacLaren Art Centre from June 30–October 28, 2018.

Exhibition Description: 
The group exhibition features contemporary installations concerned with excavating and making visible material reminders of diverse and contested histories of place, settlement and community-making within Ontario.

OAAG Nomination List: Exhibition of the Year: Budget under $20,000—Thematic

Settling in Place
Andrea Fatona, Curator and Exhibition Designer
Emily McKibbon and Ellyn Walker, Exhibition Coordinators
Emily McKibbon, Andre Beneteau, Sam Gottlieb, Kelly Anderson, Anna Lee, and Tyler Durbano, Installation Team
Aylan Couchie, Martha Griffith, and Charmaine Lurch, Artists
MacLaren Art Centre, 2018

Refuge
Anik Glaude, Curator and Exhibition Coordinator
Anik Glaude and Carolyn Douse, Exhibition Designers
John Abrams, Phil Scott, and Fraser Ching, Installation Team
Karen Miranda Abel, Lisa Hirmer, Jessica Karuhanga, and Anna Williams, Artists
Varley Art Gallery of Markham, 2018

With an instinct for justice
Noa Bronstein, Curator
Noa Bronstein, Shadi Harouni, and Elise Rasmussen, Exhibition Designers
Erin Peck, Exhibition Coordinator
Dax Morrison, Installation Team
Shadi Harouni and Elise Rasmussen, Artists
Doris McCarthy Gallery, University of Toronto Scarborough, 2018

Click here to view the exhbition publication:
https://maclarenart.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Settling-in-Place-Exhibition-Publication.pdf

Click here to view the OAAG nominees for all categories:
http://oaag.org/awards/index.html

City MOGULS is a unique event that celebrates Toronto's entrepreneurs in an unforgettable fashion show to raise money for Canadian charities. This year we are proud to be supporting Covenant House Toronto.  The event is Thursday, November 7th at The Toronto Event Centre and we are looking for volunteers! This will be an amazing opportunity to meet people from all different industries in Toronto, as well as be a part of an amazing charity event. If any students are interested in this opportunity, please fill out THIS google form no later than Monday October 21st. If you have any questions or concerns, please email Victoria Marshman at victoria@citymoguls.com or visit www.citymoguls.com for more information.   
Onomatopee - Diagrams-of-Power-Cover
Please see below for full details. 
Left: Eryn Loughheed illustration. Right: Owen Marshall stop sign work. Images Courtesy of the Artists.
These eight emerging bookmakers, photographers, publishers, printmakers and ephemera-enthusiasts will showcase and market their editioned prints, books, or other artworks to a growing audience of over 10,000 artists, curators, collectors, and book-lovers.
Artist Luke Parnell working at rooftop studio, Guanajuato, Mexico
Luke Parnell, Assistant Professor at OCAD University’s Faculty of Art, is taking part as a resident artist at the 2019 Festival Internacional Cervantino  ̶  one of the largest arts festivals in the world. As this year's guest country at the festival, Canada will feature its vibrant and diverse arts sector on the stages and streets of Guanajuato, Mexico. As a resident artist, Parnell is working in a rooftop studio, with the backdrop of Guanajuato, October 13 to 19, 2019.
Dr. Caroline Langill, Vice-President, Academic & Provost, OCAD University, joined higher education and Indigenous leaders at the fifth annual Building Reconciliation Forum held last week at Algoma University – the only university in Canada located on the site of a former residential school.   Jointly hosted by Algoma University, Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig, Nipissing University, Cape Breton University and the University of Northern British Columbia, the forum brought together more than 250 participants including university and Indigenous community leaders, Elders, residential school survivors, partners and students from across the country.I n advance of the fifth anniversary of the Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, the forum offered participants a valuable opportunity to exchange ideas and share best practices on how to advance reconciliation through higher education and support the healing journey. 
Konstanz Workshop & Lecture
TITLE: ILLOKONSTANZ VOL 01 VENUE: Kulturzentrum, Konstanz, Germany DATES:  October 14 - 19 OCADU Professors Gary Taxali will be exhibiting work and presenting a lecture/workshop along with illustrators Greg Mably (OCADU Professor), Thilo Rothacker, Ellen Weinstein, Marc Burckhardt, and Thomas Fuchs.  
Anson Liaw - Blame It On Me
OCADU Instructor Anson Liaw has been named 1 of 50 winning artists selected by CIRCLE QUARTERLY ART REVIEW magazine.  His artwork will be featured for publication in print and online for the Fall 2019 issue of CIRCLE QUARTERLY ART REVIEW.  Three of his illustration images were selected as winning images and will be featured along with a short artist statement sharing his perspectives.  The Titles of  three illustration images (see below) are:  Title: Blame It On Me Title: Slim Pickings Title: Born Evil
Onomatopee - Diagrams-of-Power-Cover
Edited by Patricio Dávila, and designed by Ali Qadeer and Patricia Pastén  
Image of exhibition installation.
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 1:00pm

Associate Professor, Faculty of Art and Graduate Program Director, Criticism and Curatorial Practice, Dr. Andrea Fatona has been nominated for the OAAG's Exhibition of the Year Award (budget under $20,000, thematic) for the exhibition Settling In Place. The exhibition features the work of Aylan Couchie, Martha Griffith, & Charmaine Lurch and was presented at Barrie's MacLaren Art Centre from June 30–October 28, 2018.

Exhibition Description: 
The group exhibition features contemporary installations concerned with excavating and making visible material reminders of diverse and contested histories of place, settlement and community-making within Ontario.

OAAG Nomination List: Exhibition of the Year: Budget under $20,000—Thematic

Settling in Place
Andrea Fatona, Curator and Exhibition Designer
Emily McKibbon and Ellyn Walker, Exhibition Coordinators
Emily McKibbon, Andre Beneteau, Sam Gottlieb, Kelly Anderson, Anna Lee, and Tyler Durbano, Installation Team
Aylan Couchie, Martha Griffith, and Charmaine Lurch, Artists
MacLaren Art Centre, 2018

Refuge
Anik Glaude, Curator and Exhibition Coordinator
Anik Glaude and Carolyn Douse, Exhibition Designers
John Abrams, Phil Scott, and Fraser Ching, Installation Team
Karen Miranda Abel, Lisa Hirmer, Jessica Karuhanga, and Anna Williams, Artists
Varley Art Gallery of Markham, 2018

With an instinct for justice
Noa Bronstein, Curator
Noa Bronstein, Shadi Harouni, and Elise Rasmussen, Exhibition Designers
Erin Peck, Exhibition Coordinator
Dax Morrison, Installation Team
Shadi Harouni and Elise Rasmussen, Artists
Doris McCarthy Gallery, University of Toronto Scarborough, 2018

Click here to view the exhbition publication:
https://maclarenart.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Settling-in-Place-Exhibition-Publication.pdf

Click here to view the OAAG nominees for all categories:
http://oaag.org/awards/index.html

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