In Search of Expo 67

The exhibition “In Search of Expo 67” opens this week at the MAC! This exhibition was co-curated by cluster member Monika Gagnon and will feature the work of cluster members Althea Thauburger and David K. Ross. The exhibition will be on from June 21st to October 8th 2017.

unnamed©David K. Ross, As Sovereign as Love, 2017 Film still.


Posted by Fannie on June 19th, 2017

Now on Mixcloud!

You can now listen to both talks by Leisure and Althea Thauburger via our Mixcloud!

 


Artists Animate the Expo 67 Archives: Artist Talk by Marije Baalman

Join us next Thursday, June 15th at 4pm in the Post Image Cluster for a presentation titled “Crafting micro-behaviors of light and sound in N-Polytope” by Artist Marije Baalman.

Artists Animate the Expo 67 Archives highlights artists’ processes of working in/with archives by presenting, discussing, and reflecting on artists’ research-creation processes. Marije Baalman has undertaken the Technical Direction, Embedded Systems, Media Composition Programming as a collaborator with Christopher Salter, on the installation N-Polytope at the MusĂ©e d’art contemporain’s upcoming exhibition, In Search of Expo 67. Monika Kin Gagnon will moderate the discussion. For more information visit our Events page or the Facebook event.

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Marije Baalman is an artist and researcher/developer working in the field of interactive sound art. She has a diverse background in Applied Physics, Acoustics, Electronic Music, Computation Arts and Interactive Technologies. Her research explores wireless networks for live performance (such as dance and music), installations and interactive environments; currently exploring multi-participant environments. She is a member of the artist collective Instrument Inventors Initiative (iii) in The Hague. She is collaborator with Christopher Salter on the installation N-Polytope at the MusĂ©e d’art contemporain’s upcoming exhibition, In Search of Expo 67.

https://marijebaalman.eu/
http://instrumentinventors.org/


Posted by Fannie on June 5th, 2017

Experiments in Photography with Strobe Lighting

The Post-Image Research Cluster is excited to present this workshop with artist and commercial photographer Paul Litherland. Strobe lighting was developed as a way of freezing action and controlling depth of field in photography. This workshop will give participants an opportunity to break the rules. This workshop has a limited amount of space. To RSVP, please contact postimage.research@gmail.com.

For more information visit our Events page or the Facebook event.

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PAUL LITHERLAND is an artist and a commercial photographer specializing in photography of artworks and performance. www.paullitherland.com


Posted by Fannie on May 25th, 2017

Artists Animate the Expo 67 Archives

Join us next Monday, May 8th at 3pm in the Post Image Cluster for a presentation by Leisure (Meredith Carruthers and Susannah Wesley), and Althea Thauburger! “Artists Animate the Expo 67 Archives” will highlight artists’ processes of working in/with archives by presenting discussing, and reflecting on three artists research-creation processes. These artists are contributing to In Search of Expo 67 at the MusĂ©e d’art contemporain de MontrĂ©al (June 21 to October 8, 2017) co-curated by Lesley Johnstone and Monika Kin Gagnon, an exhibition of new works and several archival multi-screen films. For more information visit our Events page or the Facebook event.

WEBElevation drawing of the Canadian pavilion at Expo 67 [architectural drawing]. Courtesy of Library and Archives Canada.


Posted by Fannie on May 1st, 2017