“…a container for mere possibilities that have not yet happened, a body in a state of becoming through time, or a structure for the expression of time as it moves both forwards and backwards at once.”
In 1968, Jill Johnston stated “I’ve seen Trio A a number of times and still think I haven’t really seen it.” This week of discursive events and performances initiated by FADO Performance Art Centre in collaboration with Sara Wookey allows the opportunity to see Yvonne Rainer’s canonical 1966 dance again within a constellation of conversations, readings and newly commissioned works.
In March 2014 Everson and his crew spent 3 days shooting in a Mechanicsville Virginia factory that produces all the components needed to build bowling alleys. The resulting work consists of a full shift – eight hours – worth of documentation of the numerous different tasks performed by the staff of the facility.
We’ll be discussing our relationship to representations that solicit some identification with perpetrators of mass violence by screening Joshua Oppenheimer’s The Act of Killing and Grey Matter by Kivu Ruhorahoza. Priority is given to those who can attend both sessions.
June 23 - 26, 2014
Gallery TPW hosts a week of events with Ariana Reines including performance, reading, writing and talking together.
A project by Raimundas Malašauskas and Marcos Lutyens, with Tamara Henderson, Angie Keefer and Maryse Larivière. Partnering with Kunstverein Toronto to present their first project, HYPNOTIC SHOW, an exhibition that develops in the mind.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Blackwood Gallery and Gallery TPW partner with Justina M. Barnicke Gallery to think out loud about curatorial experimentation on the occasion of Charles Stankievech’s curatorial debut in Toronto.
January 10 - 12, 2014
Continuing our interest in the relation between liveness and images, Gallery TPW presents Your Timing is Perfect and other wall works, a new work by Toronto choreographer Jenn Goodwin.
Sunday, November 17, 2013, 7:00 pm
Looking at recent and current projects, the discussion will focus on his performance practice of "Full Body Quotation." The event includes a screening of the 9-minute film For How We Perceived a Life (Take 3).
Tuesday, November 5, 2013, 7:00 pm
Jon Davies, guest curator of Wu Tsang: Show's Over, will moderate a discussion of several texts selected in dialogue with the exhibition.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 7:30 pm
The July meeting will respond to Jason Lazarus' current solo exhibition at Gallery TPW, examining recurring tensions between public and private viewing. Co-facilitated by artist Michèle Pearson Clarke.