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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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BRITTANY SHEPHERD // A WEIRDLY FLOATING “WE” SNAPS INTO A BLURRY FOCUS


April 9 – 29, 2016 Opening April 9, 2016, 7 pm He knew that he was in presence, but knew not of what, and knew still less that I also was and that I did know. Her older brother wrote about a woman over whom everyone argued; whether she was crazy or whether the things… View Article

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ABBY MCGUANE: Nothing just happens on its own // BRITTANY SHEPHERD: A weirdly floating “we” snaps into a blurry focus


April 9 – 29, 2016 Opening April 9, 2016, 7 pm He knew that he was in presence, but knew not of what, and knew still less that I also was and that I did know. Her older brother wrote about a woman over whom everyone argued; whether she was crazy or whether the things… View Article

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DAVIDA NEMEROFF // CONNECTIVE TISSUES


May 13– June 4 Reception: May 13, 7pm–10pm Connective Tissues is an exhibition by LA based artist Davida Nemeroff. The exhibition accompanies a book release for Nemeroff’s first published book of photographs, entitled Muscles (published by Golden Spike Press.) The book is a selection of horse images from a ongoing study of photographs that Nemeroff… View Article

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GEETHA THURAIRAJAH // GOODBYE HERE NO MATTER WHERE


Opening Friday March 11th, 6-9pm March 11th – April 2, 2016 Wed – Sat 12-5 You derive from the clichés you know of but have never perceived firsthand. The screen stages for you a place you have never been. You re-present the most reproduced representations. You seek your reflection but nothing mirrors you. Yet you… View Article

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C.R.E.A.M: 811 GALLERY at MATERIAL ART FAIR, Feb 4-7, 2016. Mexico City


Maryse Larivière C.R.E.A.M. Performance: Cum Runs Everywhere Around Me: a conversation with Mr. Kool-Aid. Thursday February 4, 19h30, The Salon, with Jamie Ross. Cum runs everywhere around me, oozing from the loins of our rulers into the open cavities of the underclass. It spreads itself wide in pursuit of the ripe egg of reproduction. It… View Article

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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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RADIANT TEMPERATURE OF OPENINGS: A PROLOGUE


Parastoo Anoushahpour, Faraz Anoushahpour, Ryan Ferko Dec 9 – 27, 2015 Opening December 9, 8 pm In the mid­ 1950s the Ontario government announced its plans to build a hydro­electric dam near Cornwall, Ontario, on the Saint Lawrence River. When the engineering plans were released for the project, it became clear that the towns along… 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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