Archived Art Now

Friday, February 7, 2014 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Joseph Anderson’s watercolour paintings and textile sculptures address the history of children’s book illustration, morality tales and childhood fantasy. Drawing from his interest in children’s books and playthings, Anderson creates surreal images of uncomfortable delights and fairy tale nightmares. His lecture will cover a survey of previous and recent works.

Monday, February 3, 2014 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Places and Rhythms: Artistic Projects in Lecce, Italy and Sudbury, Canada

Friday, January 31, 2014 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Mary-Anne McTrowe was born and raised in southern Alberta. She earned her B.F.A. at the University of Lethbridge in 1998 and went on to pursue graduate studies at Concordia University in Montreal, receiving her M.F.A. in studio art in 2001.

Erin Moure
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm

Friday, January 24, 2014 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Allyson Mitchell is a maximalist artist working in sculpture, performance, installation, and film. Her ongoing aesthetic/political project, “Deep Lez” advocates a strategic return to the histories of lesbian feminism for it’s radical queer world making potential. Her work has exhibited in numerous venues including the Textile Museum of Canada, the Art Gallery of Ontario, the...

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Shanell Papp is known for her textile sculptural work and this talk will cover a wide range of her practice which encompasses textiles, photo, video, curatorial, design, teaching and art organizational work.

Monday, January 20, 2014 - 12:00pm
Cedric Bomford currently lives and works in Winnipeg, Manitoba where he is an Assistant Professor in the School of Art at the University of Manitoba. His installation and photographic work has been exhibited internationally and he has participated in residencies in Europe, Asia, Australia and North America. Cedric holds an MFA from the Malmö Art Academy (2007) and a BFA...

Friday, January 17, 2014 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Lori Blondeau (b. 1964) is a Cree/Saulteaux/Metis artist based in Saskatoon. She holds an MFA from the University of Saskatchewan, and has sat on the Advisory Panel for Visual Arts for the Canada Council for the Arts. She is also a co-founder and the current director of TRIBE, a Canadian aboriginal arts organization.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Warren Mclachlan (born 1975, Calgary, AB) is a multidisciplinary artist working and living in Vancouver, BC.

Robin Lambert, This is for You, I Promise, installation view
Monday, January 13, 2014 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Lambert will be discussing his career arc following graduate school and his progression from a studio based ceramic artist to an Interdiscipline and Social Practice Artist. There will be stories, examples, and perhaps paper airplanes.

Friday, December 6, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
“from the liquid sign to the impression: the physicality of communication”The artist will present an overview of his artworks while talking about his current research interest and his idea of a physicality of communication: the links between the digital expression and the analog trace, the pixel and the tangible and materializing online...

Monday, December 2, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Southern Views:

Monday, November 25, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Diane Colwell was born in Calgary where she currently lives and works. She studied at The University of Calgary (BFA 1986; MFA 2010).  Since 1988, Colwell has participated in several Visual Arts residencies at The Banff Centre and has worked primarily with photographic, mixed media and video installations. She is a board member of Stride Art Gallery Association in Calgary...

Friday, November 22, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
The Canadian Pavilion in Venice: “A Wigwam of Glass and Wood” (1954-58)

Monday, November 18, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm

Friday, November 15, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
How can saying sorry be a truly meaningful act of caring and taking responsibility?How can revealing ourselves (in our lives, in our creative work – if there’s a difference between the two) be an act of compassion?Mitch Miyagawa has the “most apologized-to family in the country – maybe the world.”

Friday, November 8, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Wendy Coburn is a Toronto-based artist and educator. Coburn's work explores representations of women in popular culture; ideas of nationhood; the roles of image, spectacle and myth in mediating cultural difference; queer and sexualized bodies, everyday objects, material culture, and human/animal relations.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Sina Khosravi is a multidisciplinary artist who divides his time between his musical career and visual art practice.

Jessica MacCormack, Art NOW
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Jessica MacCormack’s interdisciplinary practice engages with the intersection of institutional violence and the socio-political reality of personal trauma.

Videofag - Jordan Tannahill and  William Ellis, photo by Adam Zivo
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Videofag is a storefront cinema and performance lab in Toronto, Ontario’s Kensington Market, dedicated to the creation and exhibition of video, film, new media, and live art. A flexible multimedia space, Videofag is designed to be able to serve as a cinema, an art gallery, a nightclub or a theatre space depending on the needs of any individual show.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Corinne’s art practice investigates sociological, critical, and feminist frameworks to examine the cultural and political encoding of normative human behavior.  Through kinetic objects, drawing, photography, video and performance, she considers marginalized others and the subversive reclamation of identity and subjectivity available in theories of the grotesque, in body...

Friday, October 11, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Jane Edmundson (BFA, Art, 2006; MA, Curatorial Studies, 2013) has worked as the Assistant Curator/Preparator at the University of Lethbridge Art Gallery since 2007. Her curatorial research focuses on cultural history relating to museological practices, institutional collecting, and the semiotics of display. Her MA thesis exhibition, 'Dr.

Johanna Householder, Art NOW
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Immaterial Materials: Beginning with key involvement at the intersection between performance art and post-modern dance and currently engaged with the fluid state of artists archives, Johanna Householder maps practices that look at the spaces between materials and forms.