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ARYEN HOEKSTRA: Celestial Bodies // CHRISTY KUNITZKY: Get Rich Quick


Jan 6 – Jan 30, 2016 The stars don’t shine upon us / We’re in the way of their light. – Ballad of Reverend War Character, Silver Jews The exhibition Celestial bodies developed following a research residency in Halifax, NS during which Hoekstra’s attention was directed toward the Halifax Planetarium, and in particular the Spitz… View Article

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BECOME A MEMBER


    The 811 Gallery is able to have the programming it does because it operates outside of commercial or bureaucratic constraints. The gallery commissions new works, multiples and publications by emerging and established national and international artists through donations, partnerships, and memberships.   Basic Member ($10) Artist designed member card Access to exclusive events Associate Member ($20) Artist designed… View Article

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INTERIM MEASURES


Chris Lee, Brady Cranfield, Jamie Hilder Curated by Denise Ryner September 15-19, 2015 Night Shift performances occur at the gallery September 14-18 A No Reading After The Internet event, facilitated by Cheyanne Turions, with all artists and the curator will take place at the gallery September 19th at 3pm, followed by a closing reception. With… View Article

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LISA SMOLKIN – SOFT SORROW AND MIRACLES


Nightly performances September 21st to 24th at 7pm, 12pm performance on September 25th. ————————————————————————————– Monday, September 21 / Performance 1: Work Issue I would like to dwell in my feelings all day long but alas I must serve you and sell you products (I work in retail). I am here for you and your skincare… View Article

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FLESH MARBLE LEAF & TWIG


Stefanos Ziras & Eleni Papadimitriou Derek Liddington August 12 – September 1 Opening August 12, 7 PM (Components of the exhibition were commissioned by: ISET , Contemporary Greek Art Institute) We will all die. Our memory will live on through the stories of others. The clay will still stand for the living to view. The… View Article

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CRAIG FAHNER & STEVE GURYSH : THE RADIANT


Craig Fahner and Steve Gurysh     July 14 -August 5 Opening July 14, 7 pm In their 2012 collaborative work, How to improve the world (you will only make things worse), Craig Fahner and Steve Gurysh drew from a genealogy of energy, enacting a performed circuit through a reenactment of the 1976 Montreal Olympic… View Article

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WOWOOWW ADRIENNE CROSSMAN


LOOK   EVEN THOUGH SHE RULES “IN GENERAL” SHE MAKES GREAT ART, ALSO AND THERES THIS TOO! 8-11 LOVES ADRIENNE!  

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A SCRIPT OF DESIRE: JAMIE ROSS


Full moon of September 8, 2014, 6 – 7 pm Coming up in Toronto as a faggot fascinated by the occult, Montréal-based artist Jamie Ross developed a secret script to encrypt sensitive passages in his pre-teen journals.   Recently relearned and elaborated into a cursive form, the artist will formally open the new hand. A… View Article

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