After a brief reminder that we’re not quite out of the winter woods yet, the weekend holds greater promise of spring. And as always, there’s lots going on to keep you distracted from the fact that the spring equinox has passed and there’s “mixed precipitation” in the forecast for Friday.
By Lana Crossman Celestial and bestial bodies of work converge in Laura Langford’s Flat Nature exhibition, launched on March 9 at the Hintonburg Public House The exhibition includes Langford’s Moon series of marbled orbs and her Sustainable Taxidermy series of two dimensional trophy game. The flattened nature of the objects and the treatment of their […]
Exhibition: Laura Taler’s The soft and the pliable will defeat the hard and the strong at Gallery 101
Award-winning filmmaker and artist Laura Taler’s exhibition The soft and pliable will defeat the hard and the strong at Gallery 101 is an introspective exploration of themes relating to movement and conceptions of being still. In a world where everything is so fast-paced, Taler’s work allowed me to take a step back and be present, […]
For more of what’s going on around town, take a look at our event calendar. Don’t forget to tag your photos from this weekend with our #apt613wknd hashtag for a chance to be featured on our Instagram feed!
TIME/FRAME is on at Studio Sixty Six (66 Muriel St) until March 25.
Since 2014, the Diefenbunker has offered local artists the opportunity to conduct a site-specific project through their Artist-in-Residence program.
Stefan Thompson’s sustainable artwork is on display at Wall Space Gallery (358 Richmond Rd) in his new show, New Scratches.
Art Angle is a new column by Apt613 contributor Jason Myerson. Speaking with Ottawa artists about their craft and the creation of a business, Jason has met artists who knit, chop, chat, paint, write, tattoo, and build fairy houses from forest detritus—truth. Their stories are a curious mix of personality and of the professional.
Steinberg’s work is thoughtful and beautifully captured – characteristics that continue in her work on view in her first solo exhibition
A new comic book Immunity Warriors: Invasion of the Alien Zombies is the brainchild of Dr. Kumanan Wilson, a doctor at the Ottawa Hospital and a professor at the University of Ottawa.
M, an interactive collection of art pieces by Mark B. Stephenson, promises to be creative, challenging, and playful.
Si l’art abstrait peu laisser certains observateurs perplexes, je les invite néanmoins à se laisser porter par la poésie qui se dégage des tableaux de Diane Provost et à faire le trajet jusqu’à Orléans pour la rencontrer. Peut-être comme elle verrez-vous le figuratif se dessiner en filigrane.
Visual artists often linked with Canada’s growing Afrofuturism movement include Ottawa’s Kalkidan Assefa and Komi Olaf, and their work shows not only imagination, but also commitment to addressing pressing political issues like police brutality.
Curated by Vancouver-based Gitxaala/British curator, artist and writer Leena Minifie, When Raven Became Spider shows works by Joi T. Arcand (Cree), Sonny Assu (Kwakwa̱ka’wakw), Bear Witness (Cayuga), Shaun Beyale (Navajo), Julianne Beaudin-Herney (Cree/Mik’Maq/Métis), Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers (Blackfoot/Sami), and Jeffery Veregge (S’Klallam).
You probably already know Ming. He is a champion of music, art, and culture, and brings enthusiasm and fun wherever he goes (which, as it turns out, is a lot of places). At PDA Projects, A Wrinkle In Time pays tribute to a classic children’s book whose themes of displacement and the abuse of power are strikingly […]