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Enunciations (ongoing) The Work of Kristina Lee Podesva

Enunciations (ongoing) The Work of Kristina Lee Podesva
170 St. George St., Room 100
Time: Nov 27th, 6:00 pm End: Nov 27th, 7:00 pm
Interest Categories: Women/Gender, Visual Studies (UTM), South Asian, East Asian Studies (FAS), Diaspora/Transnational, Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), Art (FAS), Architecture, Landscape, Design, 2000-
Lecture by artist Kristina Lee Podesva

The Jackman Humanities Institute Program for the Arts on Translation and the Multiplicity of Languages, and the Blackwood Gallery are pleased to present:

Kristina Lee Podesva, Artist in Residence at the Blackwood Gallery

Enunciations (ongoing): The Work of Kristina Lee Podesva


Kristina Lee Podesva is an artist, writer, educator, and editor at Filip based in San Francisco.  Her work has appeared in exhibitions at Artspeak (Vancouver), Darling Foundry (Montreal), Museum of Contemporary Art (Denver), No Soul for Sale at the Tate (London), Dorsky Gallery (Long Island City), and the Power Plant (Toronto), among other venues. Her writing has been published in Filip and Bidoun, as well as in books and catalogues such as Turn off the Sun, Waking up from the Nightmare of Participation, Vector: Critical Research in Context, Recipes for an Encounter, Judgement and Contemporary Art Criticism, and Komma (after Dalton Trumbo's Johnny Got His Gun). She has co-edited the books Institutions by Artists: Volume 1, Tradition Versus Modernity, and 100% Vancouver. Currently, she teaches in the Curatorial Practice MA and Visual Art MFA Programs at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco and in the Low Residency Masters of Applied Arts program at Emily Carr University in Vancouver, Canada.

From 21 November to 1 December 2013, Kristina Lee Podesva will be the Blackwood Gallery's Artist-in-Residence.  For more information about the residency, check the gallery website at:  http://www.blackwoodgallery.ca/Blackwood_exhibitionKristinaLeePodesva.html

This artist talk is programmed in conjunction with a current exhibition at the Blackwood Gallery, Red, Green, Blue ≠ White (until 1 December 2013) curated by Johnson Ngo.  Featuring works by Golboo Amani & Manolo Lugo, Chun Hua Catherine Dong, Aryen Hoekstra, Brendan Fernandes, Kiki Nicolela, Jude Norris, and Kristina Lee Podesva.

Presented in partnership with the Toronto Reel Asian Film Interntional Festival, and with support from the Canada Council for the Arts and the University of Toronto Mississauga Office of Student Housing and Residence Life.

This talk is free and open to the public.  Registration is not required. For further information, please contact the Blackwood Gallery, (905) 828-3789.

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