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JOHN MONTEITH: IN THE ABSENCE (OF)


July 13th – August 13th 2016 Opening Wednesday July 13th, 7 – 11pm Artist Talk with Alex Bowron & 811 811 courtyard Wednesday July 13th 5:30pm, prior to the opening Wed – Sat, 12- 5 pm ‘[A] whittling down of the trace into a simpler figure will be checked by a counter tendency to preserve… View Article

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DAVID COURT// STEVE KADO


David Court – Self-Titled (Materials for a 21st Century Room—or SWAMPED, EXHAUSTED, HESITATING) For 8eleven, David Court presents Self-Titled (Materials for a 21st Century Room—or SWAMPED, EXHAUSTED, HESITATING), composed with Corina Copp, Katie Bethune-Leamen and others. June 8 – July 2 Wed – Sat, 12- 5 pm 811 Gallery 233 Spadina Toronto, Canada a marvel… View Article

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FELICIA ATKINSON // & A FOREST PETRIFIES


  & A                FOREST (                                 PETRIFIES                                                      … 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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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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LAURIE KANG: DEFERRING DIFFRACTIONS


Opening on Sunday January 18 1-5pm Exhibition runs until February 14 Gallery hours: Wed-Sat 12-5pm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Whet: Mutations a-bound, signs lie in abstractions but there you are. Diffractions flicker, everything defers stasis. And yet you, fragmented and hybrid there, you. Blindspot check-peep: bathe in the dance between protection and threat. Skip utopia; here, take the… View Article

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Besides, Your Neighbours


Besides, Your Neighbours is an exhibition of works by artists made using materials sourced from the neighbours of different arts spaces. This project looks at what literally surrounds an art space, locating them within the contexts of their immediate surroundings. Opening December 13 Exhibition runs until January 5th With works by: Daniel Joyce for 8-11… View Article

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Laurie Kang: Deferring Diffractions


    Opening on Sunday January 18 1-5pm Exhibition runs until February 14 Gallery hours: Wed-Sat 12-5pm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Whet: Mutations a-bound, signs lie in abstractions but there you are. Diffractions flicker, everything defers stasis. And yet you, fragmented and hybrid there, you. Blindspot check-peep: bathe in the dance between protection and threat. Skip utopia; here,… View Article

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V+1 : Sona Safaei-Sooreh


Saturday, August 16 , 3PM – 7 PM Exhibition runs to Saturday, August 30 Gallery Hours: Wednesday to Saturday, 12- 5 PM. V+1 is a series of multiples and a pyramid scheme the value of which increases with each purchase made. + Text by Jacob Wren: What is a given thing worth? Or, to put the… View Article

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V+1 : Sona Safaei-Sooreh


V+1 is a series of multiples and a pyramid scheme the value of which increases with each purchase made. + Textby Jacob Wren Sona Safaei-Sooreh is an interdisciplinary artist based in Toronto. She holds a BFA in painting from Azad University (Iran), and a BFA in Sculpture/Installation from OCAD University (Canada). She has shown her… View Article

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