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The Permanent Longing for Elsewhere

Rainer Ganahl, Bouchra Khalili, John Smith, Daniela Swarowsky
Wednesday, January 19, 2011, 7:00 pm

A one-night screening curated by cheyanne turions The Permanent Longing for Elsewhere uses frustration to explore the ways that paradigms of nationalism are breaking down.

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Zeesy Powers’ Projected Realities

The Ghost and TOTAL PANIC
Friday, November 12, 2010, 8:00 pm

Gallery TPW presents work by interdisciplinary artist Zeesy Powers. Powers' recent work wonders what happens when the physical aspect of our world ceases to be physical, when the real brushes against the digital.

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cheyanne turions

Curator-in-residence 2011
Gallery TPW, in partnership with the Images Festival, is excited to welcome cheyanne turions as our 2010-2011 Curatorial Resident. Over the course of the year cheyanne will be engaged in research and programming culminating in exhibition and screening presentations at both TPW and Images.

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Let’s make this uncomfortable

Panel Discussion: Jon Davies, Sharon Silwinski, Kika Nicolela, Matthew Ryan Smith
Saturday, June 26, 2010, 4:00 - 6:00 pm
A panel of discussants will address questions as we explore ideas of discomfort, vulnerability and the emotional consequences of social interactions gone awry in lens based practices.

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Ultra-red | Toronto Session

What is the sound of the pedagogy of the boarder?
Friday, March 12, 2010, 2:00 - 5:00 pm

Ultra-red members Janna Graham and Elliot Perkins will invite participants to follow a collective procedure for listening to recordings made during the collective's long term investigations from within the struggles of migration in the UK and contintental Europe.

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Guillaume Désanges

A History of Performance in 20 minutes with Hélène Meisel
Thursday June 10, 2010, 7:30 pm

To coincide with the Performance Studies International symposium, FADO Performance Art Centre and Gallery TPW present work by Guillaume Désanges. A History of Performance in 20 Minutes is a performative lecture presenting a concise history of the representation of the body in art.

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Read the Masks: Tradition is Not Given

Petra Bauer and Annette Krauss
Saturday, March 13, 2010, 1:30 pm

Film screening and discussion with Annette Krauss moderated by Janna Graham. This event looks at the social and political implications of the Dutch tradition of Zwarte Piet (Black Pete).

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War at a Distance Public Programs

Co-presented by The School of Image Arts, Ryerson University and the Centre for Media and Culture in Education, OISE University of Toronto
In conjunction with War at a Distance, TPW presents two events as part of This is Not a Blog; an intermittent and intimate series of public discussions on culture related matters.

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Redmond Entwistle

Satellite
Saturday, October 17, 2009 8:00pm

Underscoring the performative impulse inherent in the moving image event and the role of the cinema as a discursive space, Redmond Entwistle’s Satellite is a deliberation on the intricate relationship to liveness and presence in film.

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Perform for People

Marissa Olson, Kevin Bewersdorf, Philippe Blanchard
Thursday, June 25, 2009, 8:30pm

Curated by Jeremy Bailey, Alex Snukal, and Alex Wolfson, the series showcases international and local artists, working in performance art, theatre, dance, new media, academia, etc...

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