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APRIL 2016

HHere are our top picks for what you need to hear, see, and do in Montreal this month | Voici nos évènements choisis: ce dont vous avez besoin d’écouter, voir et faire à Montréal ce mois-ci


Galerie Antoine Ertaskiran: Jeanie Riddle, PLIER / FOLD

As part of her second solo exhibition at the Galerie Antoine Ertaskiran, the artist continue her inquiry into the autobiographical definitions in locating the human self within the field of aesthetics; an inquiry into a state of being within a fictional world of instinctual and tender architecture. 06.04.2016 – 07.05.2016

Interfold Magazine: ISSUE 10 LAUNCH

Fellow Concordia student initiative, Interfold Magazine, which is a bi-annual Fine Arts publication that features work by Undergraduate Fine Arts students is launching their 10th issue this month! 10.04.2016

Studio XX: Conversation: feminist perspectives taking up the public space (online & offline) | Conversation: quad les perspectives féministes s’emparent de l’espace public (en ligne & hors ligne)

YIARA’s VERY OWN EDITOR-IN-CHIEF, AMELIA WONG-MERSEREAU will be participating in a conversation  celebrating the 20th anniversary of Studio XX! Along with Anne Golden (GIV), Oriane A. Van Coppenolle (La Centrale), and Camille Tofoli (l’Eugguélionne, librarie féministe), the panel will focus on the question: How can media art infused with feminist perspectives take up the public space, online and offline?  20.04.2016

Montréal Monochrome IV: SALON D’ÉTUDE // STUDY HALL

MONTRÉAL MONOCHROME IV: STUDY HALL proposes an investigation into the intersection of art and pedagogy with an anti-colonial inflection. It offers a framework to explore how artistic modes of production can challenge conventional systems of education. The theme of this edition, “STUDY HALL”, signals a concern with conventional forms and spaces of education. 21.04.2016-23.04.2016

LA CENTRALE galerie Powerhouse: To Valerie Solanas and Marilyn Monroe in Recognition of their Desperation // Boudry/Lorenz (Berlin)

From April 29th to May 27th, LA CENTRALE galerie Powerhouse will welcome the artist duo Boudry/Lorenz who will present a video adaptation of of To Valerie Solanas and Marilyn Monroe in Recognition of their Desperation, a piece which the composer Pauline Oliveros wrote in 1970 after reading the text SCUM Manifesto by Valerie Solanas (who is also known for shooting Andy Warhol). 29.04.2016


image via LA CENTRALE galerie Powerhouse

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