Past Exhibitions

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Eileen Quinlan

Enough
June 28–August 4, 2018
Enough continues Eileen Quinlan’s investigation into the material conditions of vision, through a new installation of densely tactile black-and-white photographs produced by the American artist over the last two years.

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Laurie Kang

A Body Knots
May 5–June 9, 2018
A Body Knots is a new site-responsive installation by Laurie Kang that coalesces several threads of the Toronto-based artist’s research into studies of genetics, science fiction, feminist theory, and her personal and cultural history.

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Trisha Baga

Biologue
March 15–April 21, 2018
Biologue creates an immersive 3D-video environment that playfully explores what the concept of “immersion” can promise across physical and virtual space.

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Bambitchell

Special Works School
January 13–February 24, 2018

Bambitchell’s first major solo exhibition, Special Works School transforms Gallery TPW into the speculative workshop of a surveillance artist.

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Jérôme Havre, Cauleen Smith, and Camille Turner

Triangle Trade
September 14-November 11, 2017

Gallery TPW is thrilled to announce an exhibition project featuring Jérôme Havre, Cauleen Smith, and Camille Turner, a new commission made possible with the generous support of Partners in Art.

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Kelly Jazvac

Proof of Performances
June 24 – July 29, 2017

Featuring new video and wall works, Proof of Performances expands Kelly Jazvac’s work with the material refuse of capitalism. Thinking broadly about the effects of environmental contamination, the exhibition’s tendrils of inquiry touch on the granular, the bodily and the interplanetary.

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Luis Jacob

Habitat
May 5–June 10, 2017

Habitat is a constellation of new work by artist Luis Jacob, known for his multidisciplinary practice that destabilizes conventions of looking, foregrounding the socio-political dimensions of the visual world. Habitat is co-presented with the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival.

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Does the oyster sleep?

Sophie Bissonnette / Martin Duckworth / Joyce Rock, Marguerite Duras, Maja Borg, Sara Eliassen, Silvia Gruner, and Waël Noureddine
March 10 - April 15, 2017

Does the oyster sleep? features film and video works that imagine how love and politics can be linked through a common desire to live differently in the world. The exhibition includes work by Sophie Bissonnette / Martin Duckworth / Joyce Rock, Marguerite Duras, Maja Borg, Sara Eliassen, Silvia Gruner, and Waël Noureddine.

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Close Readings

Close Readings
January 14 - February 25, 2017

Close Readings brings together practices that are by turns invested in uncovering the frailty of language, prodding at cultural anxieties and individual pleasures, excavating and refusing legacies, asking for tenderness, applying pressure, attending to the complications and vulnerabilities of being together while we are implicated—politically, socially, personally—by artworks and their demands on us.

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Sharon Lockhart

Rudzienko
September 8 – October 29, 2016

The Toronto International Film Festival and Gallery TPW are pleased to co-present Rudzienko, a new film installation by American artist Sharon Lockhart. Through her precise films and photographic works, Lockhart explores the relationship between still and moving images and the productive space between the choreographed and natural gesture.

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