Daniel Barrow
January 24, 2016 - February 27, 2016

Winnipeg-born, Montreal-based artist Daniel Barrow works in video, film, print-making and drawing, but is best known for his use of antiquated technologies, his “registered projection” installations, and his narrative overhead projection performances. Barrow describes his performance method as a process of, “creating and adapting comic narratives to manual forms of animation by projecting, layering and…

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The Sweetest Little Thing
February 14, 2016

The Sweetest Little Thing is the most important annual fundraising event for The Owens Art Gallery and Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre. Presented in partnership on Valentine’s Day, since 1999, The Sweetest Little Thing combines a contemporary art auction with a cake walk in a fun and entertaining evening. The event has become…

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Daniel Barrow – Artist Talk
February 17, 2016 7:30pm

Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre, 7 Lorne Street Winnipeg-born, Montreal-based artist Daniel Barrow works in video, film, print-making and drawing, but is best known for his use of antiquated technologies, his “registered projection” installations, and his narrative overhead projection performances. Barrow describes his performance method as a process of, “creating and adapting comic…

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Stop-Motion Animation with Dragon Frame
March 5, 2016 - March 6, 2016, 12pm - 4 pm

Graeme Patterson will be guiding participants in this workshop through the process of stop-motion animation with the use of Dragon Frame software. This will include DSLR camera setup, lighting, puppet, frame by frame capturing, frame viewing and manipulation, frame processing, and finalizing animations as video files for editing. This workshop does not include time for…

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Ideal Bounds – Ruth Marsh
March 11, 2016 - April 8, 2016

Ideal Bounds imagines a hypothetical near-future where the world’s bees have succumbed to colony collapse disorder. This wry, dystopian musing plays with the signifiers one finds in present-day museum exhibits depicting species which have become extinct due to human causes. Ruth Marsh has been creating the multi-disciplinary, community engaged series of works which make up…

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Angela Glanzmann
March 18, 2016 - April 1, 2016

For the Ease On Down the Road Residency, Angela will research the philosopher Maurice Blanchot’s writings on the “other night”. Blanchot describes this as a second state of being that passes by our unconscious selves while we are asleep. She will be responding to Blanchot’s writing by filming and recording experiential video and audio late…

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Found in Translation!
April 9, 2016 - April 10, 2016, 12 pm - 4 pm

Explore the texture and materiality that can be built up by transferring digital video to negative film to positive film and back to video! This workshop will teach you how to shoot 16mm film off a computer monitor; how to process that as black and white negative film; how to make your own positive contact…

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Leah Byrne
April 15, 2016 - May 20, 2016

Leah Byrne is a visual artist working in film, photography, sculpture, and performance. Her projects examine relationships between perception, matter, and memory, and often take shape within a framework of shared experience. While in residence she will be completing post-production on a series of short films set in the far north, as well as conducting…

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3D Printing
April 30, 2016 - May 1, 2016

In this workshop artists will walk through a basic workflow for desktop 3D printing. A range of topics will be covered including 3D design, file preparation, online communities and resources, and of course on site 3D printing. All software used will be free and available for artists to download to use on their own workstations.…

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Marco D’Andrea
June 26, 2016 - July 30, 2016

Born in Ontario, Canada, D’Andrea grew up in the small town of Sharon. In this semi-rural community the legacy of the 1970s – long hair, big cars, loud stereo systems and hard rock on vinyl – still had influence. Sound had weight and dimension; D’Andrea has strong memories of lying on the floor listening to…

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