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Symposium Schedule

May 17-18, 2013

 

Friday May 17

Room 2-20 Fine Arts Building (FAB) at the U of A:

1:30 – 3:00pm  

Panel: Strategies of Display: Curating as Negotiation

Brand New Paint Job (Art of Jon Rafman), Stefan Hancherow, MFA, OCAD University, Toronto, ON

Ambiguous Images in Disambiguous Networks, Mikhel Proulx, MA, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

Going Public: The Emergence of Privately-owned Contemporary Art Exhibition Spaces in Toronto, Jennifer Simaitis, MFA, OCAD University, Toronto, ON

3:30 – 5:00pm

Keynote Address

Chronotopography, a Curatorial Method

Dr. Lucian Gomoll, Wesleyan University, Middleton, CT

SNAP Gallery Event:

7:00 – 10:00 pm Encoding Identities Art Exhibition Opening Reception

Saturday May 18

Room 2-20 FAB at the U of A:

12:00 – 1:30 pm

Panel: Reception and Intent: The Dialectic of Interpretation

Watching Paint Wet: Art History as Action Through Video, Painting and Performance, Nathaniel Wong, MFA, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC

The Green Priestess of the Cosmic Computer: Star Trek and the Aesthetics of Camp, Lauren Levitt, MA, NYU Steinhardt, New York, NY

The Role of Art Direction in Awareness Campaigns and the Portrayal of Homelessness, Sarah Dugan, MDes, York University, Toronto, ON

2:00 – 3:30 pm

Panel: Exegesis of the Inexplicable: Translation and Invisibility

A Series of Exchanges: Blood, Sweat, and Tears, Josée Ouellette, MFA and Erik Osberg, MFA, both from Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, Scotland

Spiritual Secrets in Ancestral Art Practices, Mary Gagler, MA, City College of New York, NY

Mediation and Agency in the Practice of Germaine Koh, Chantale Potie, MA, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

Dc3 Art Projects Events:

6:00 – 7:00 pm Artist Panel

7:00 – 10:00 pm Encoding Identities Art Exhibition Opening Reception