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Drawings by Tony Orrico

Translator Penwald: 4: unison symmetry standing from Tony Orrico on Vimeo. Tony Orrico’s website

24. March 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Papergirl Calgary Call for Volunteers

Translator The Papergirl Calgary Project currently requires additional team leaders to implement the very first edition of the project right here in Calgary for  August 2012. * Are you passionate about art? * Do you believe art should be an … Continue reading

23. February 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Liz Collins | Knitting Nation

Translator KNITTING NATION PHASE 7: DARKNESS DESCENDS, 2011 from Liz Collins on Vimeo. Knitting Nation is a performance and site-specific installation project. It reconfigures textile fabrication and apparel manufacturing in relation to the human labor behind it, with performance and … Continue reading

21. January 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Shane Waltner at Siobhan Davies Studios

TranslatorDrawn to motion, written in space, stitched over time by Shane Waltener 12 January – 11 March 2012, Free entry, drop-in at Siobhan Davies Studios Shane Waltener, an artist renowned for his large-scale interactive textile installations, presents an exhibition of … Continue reading

06. January 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Rachel Miller’s environmental patterns

Translator My work is a life cycle: spiritual and physical. In turn, I choose materials that specifically have a life cycle. I use materials that can biodegrade, because it is about life cycle. Its journey of transformation reflects what I … Continue reading

25. October 2011 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Rachel Gomme | Hour (for Penelope)

Translator Hour (for Penelope) is a 24-hour durational performance by artist Rachel Gomme in the Libeskind Building at London Metropolitan University, Holloway Road, London N7. The performance will take place on the 21/22 of October from 6:00 pm to 6:00 … Continue reading

18. October 2011 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Invisible Drawings: Put a stop to (Experiments in the studio)

Translator Invisible Drawings: Put a stop to (Experiments in the studio) from Invisible Drawings – GREY AREA on Vimeo. Further experiments for the collaboration project between painter Christine Cheung and SeedSew. These explorations were carried out in Cheung’s studio in … Continue reading

03. August 2011 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Lisa Vinebaum | where are all the radical jews?

TranslatorWearing a Yiddish-language sign that read, “Where are all the radical Jews?” (“vu zaynen alle radicale yidn”) I stood vigil outside sites of historical importance to the Montreal Jewish community at what I consider to be the height of its … Continue reading

11. June 2011 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Fibre art, relational/radicant aesthetics + globalization

TranslatorFibre art, relational / radicant aesthetics & globalization Public presentation and discussion with artists: Carissa Carman, jenna dawn, Suzen Green, Javiera Ovalle Sazie Moderated by Lisa Vinebaum Saturday, April 16th, 5pm – 7pm, Concordia University, VA Building Room 433, 1395 … Continue reading

08. April 2011 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Q the Arts…

TranslatorThis weekend, “Q the Arts” took over the Arrata Opera Centre and provided an evening of performance art, music, spoken word and visual arts for Calgary’s queer community. A co-production of Swallow a Bicycle Theatre and Fairytales Presentation Society, Q … Continue reading

07. March 2011 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Q the Arts | This Saturday only!

Translator Fairy Tales Presentation Society and Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre are thrilled to present Q the Arts, Calgary’s inaugural Queer Arts & Cultural Festival! The festival will feature a broad spectrum of artistic genres, including visual art, theatre, music, dance and spoken … Continue reading

02. March 2011 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Robyn Love | Spindle 7

Translator Spindle 7 from Susan Forste on Vimeo. It is a great thrill to be able to share with you the video, Spindle 7, created as part of my project of the same name that took me back and forth … Continue reading

25. October 2010 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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How to Look for Work in the Big City

Translator Video by Joe Lewis Visit Suzen Green’s blog Not a Lazy Suzen

15. October 2010 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Suzen Green | Artist Talk at ACAD

Translator The Alberta College of Art + Design Fibre Department is pleased to present an Artist Talk by alumnus Suzen Green, this Friday, October 15 at 11 am in room 520. ALL ARE WELCOME! Suzen is in Calgary with fellow … Continue reading

12. October 2010 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Shane Waltner | Stitching Circle #1

Translator Artist Shane Waltener is well known for dramatically transforming spaces using a wide variety of techniques and materials. From 7-10 October, Shane will transform the entrance to the Knitting and Stitching Show at Alexandra Palace. Organised by Birmingham-based Craftspace, … Continue reading

07. October 2010 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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