Closed for the Holidays December 16, 2017 - January 5, 2018
Plaza: Maude Bernier Chabot January 19, 2018 - February 23, 2018
Maude Bernier Chabot, originally from Canada’s northwestern coast, has lived and worked in Montréal since 2005. Her body of work deals with the dialectic between the artificial and the natural in Western contemporary society. For this purpose she uses artisanal as well as industrial production methods.
The Sweetest Little Thing February 14, 2018
The Sweetest Little Thing is the most important annual fundraising event for The Owens Art Gallery and Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre.
Kayla Polan April 1, 2018 - May 5, 2018
Calgary-born, Toronto based artist Kayla Polan is a multidisciplinary artist working across traditional and new media. She recently graduated from OCAD University with a BFA major in Drawing & Painting. Her practice melds feminism and popular culture to investigate contemporary ideas about sexuality, fetishism, domesticity, queer identity, autobiography, and consumer culture through the use of painting, sculpture, printmaking, video and performance. She has received multiple awards for her work, including the Spark Box Studio Emerging Artist Award. Her work has been exhibited in several group exhibitions in Canada and Europe.
Max/Miranda Bellamy May 13, 2018 - June 16, 2018
Max/Miranda Bellamy is an artist and filmmaker. They have a multifaceted artistic practice that consists of sculpture, installation, video, photography and works on paper. Bellamy’s art is technically proficient, intricately complex and highly refined. It often investigates social fantasies and realities, specific environments and the technologies that surround us.
Anne-F Jacques June 24, 2018 - July 28, 2018
Anne-F Jacques is a sound artist based in Montreal, Canada. She is interested in amplification, erratic sound reproduction devices and construction of various contraptions and idiosyncratic systems. Her particular focus is on low technology, trivial objects and unpolished sounds. She has ungoing collaborations projects with Tim Olive, Ryoko Akama and Julie Doucet, amongst others. She has presented several sound installations and live performances in North and South America, Europe and Japan. Anne-F is also involved with Crustacés Tapes, a postal sound distribution project.
Shirin Sabahi August 12, 2018 - September 15, 2018
Shirin Sabahi works with and around moving images. Her works have recently been shown at Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago (2016); The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik (2016); Tokyo Wonder Site, Shibuya (2017) and Charim Galerie, Vienna (2017). Sabahi’s solo exhibition at Edith-Russ-Haus, Oldenburg will open in Summer 2018. She lives in Berlin.
Robyn Love September 17, 2018 - October 21, 2018
Robyn Love is an artist who lives and works in Newfoundland, Canada. She received a BFA from Cooper Union in New York City in 1988. Love has exhibited at galleries and museums internationally. She participated in the prestigious Artist in the Marketplace program at The Bronx Museum of the Arts and she has received numerous project grants to create new work from foundations and public agencies. Her site-specific projects include a New York City Percent for Art commission for the High School for Law Enforcement and Public Safety in Jamaica, Queens, NY, a five kilometer-long handmade installation in Cheongju, South Korea, and a large-scale, multimedia installation titled The House Museum in Newfoundland. Love received a Canada Council Project Grant in 2009. She has presented her participatory performance piece, SpinCycle, at The Brooklyn Museum in New York City, Northern University in Abderdeen, South Dakota, and at the ICCA in Inverness, Nova Scotia. In 2017, she is launching a video series titled Small Things Brought Together and, in 2018, a CSA program for sharing art directly with people worldwide.