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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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KAREN KRAVEN / 37 FOUETTES // JENNIFER ROSE SCIARRINO / CLOAK


Karen Kraven // 37 Fouettés Jennifer Sciarrino // Cloak +++ ANALYSIS REPORT : A text by Damien Blass. Exhibition Runs October 1st – October 24th 2015 Opening Thursday October 1st, 7PM Drawing on western music notation, Labanotation uses bar lines to mark the measures and double bar lines at the start and end of the movement score…. 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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2nd Skin: Emmy Skensved & Gregoire Blunt


June 25th – July 5th 2015, Opening June 24th 7-11pm My body. My body is so beautiful. The water wicks off in beads. They said we’d perfected a second skin. The first installations were somewhat successful. The FDA went along. The size of the lobby was almost unstoppable. The shower still has some sentimental value,… View Article

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POWERBALL : SEE YOU IN HELL


Special project for the Power Ball XVII: Appetite for Excess The Power Plant Public Gallery Thursday June 4, 2015 Documentation by Jackson Huang of Ikonica and Henry Chan  

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EDGAR LECIEJEWSKI: Your blue eyes, what the heck.


Opening on Wednesday, May 27 |  7pm -11pm Exhibition runs May 27 – June 13, 2015 Gallery hours: Wed-Sat 12-5pm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Your blue eyes, what the heck: We want one man to be always thinking, and another to be always working,and we call one a gentleman, and the other an operative; whereas the workman ought… View Article

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JENINE MARSH : The cut flower still blooms


May 2 at 7:00pm to May 23 at 5:00pm Opening may 2, 7 pm ~ the vestigial body heavily rooted gives up its skin to the paring knifethe corpse falls dead but the skin hangs on air naked as a worm nakeder, even this disembodied body is skin as skin surface as surface nothing besides… View Article

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Maryse Larivière: Love Sex Dreams: Your Delusion, My Reality


May 2 – May 23 , 2015 Opening May 2 at 7:00pm   Fuck your negativity, your cynical crap and your boredom. Wipe that frown upside down. Don’t bring your bitching to Love Sex Dreams, the newest digital lounge and crusingworld to hit the downtown core. You think you’re fucking special? Nobody’s special at Love… View Article

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Katie Bethune-Leamen: YOU WIN! (february)


Opening on Thursday April 09, 7pm-10pm Exhibition runs until April 29, 2015 Gallery hours: Wed-Sat 12-5pm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ A project for the 8-11 space, birthed in the ichor of February, which explains its reactionary vim. The way that February can feel in our latitude. You know. Also suddenly remembering being in Ilulissat, Greenland in 2011 to… View Article

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