Category Archives: art

Russian Anti-Putin digital punk community Pussy Riot comes from Moscow with new art

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Pussy Riot are about to come from Moscow to a number of American cities. Pussy Riot and their digital punk are to appear in New York’s Elsewhere, Hangout Fest and Boston Calling festivals as well as in Washington, Atlanta and Asheville. At the start of the visit, Nadya will have a New York Times Talks with Marina Abramović in New York. Pussy… Read more »

The Darling Foundry offers production workshops to the Montréal art community

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With Valérie Plante, mayor of Montréal, and Isabelle Gautrin, director of the Saint-Henri-Sainte-Anne riding office and representative of MNA Dominique Anglade, in attendance, Caroline Andrieux, founder and artistic director of the Darling Foundry, has officially unveiled new production studios and training programs designed for the Montréal art community. The new production studios will be available to professional artists so that… Read more »

Power Ball XX: Carousal announces Bompas & Parr as Pre-Party Artists

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The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery have announced that London based multi-sensory and experience design-duo, Bompas & Parr will be the Pre-Party Artists for Toronto’s most notorious art party, Power Ball XX. Founded by Sam Bompas and Harry Parr, the artists will create a one-night-only, carnivalesque adult funland to celebrate Power Ball’s milestone 20th year and reflect this year’s theme,… Read more »

Yayoi Kusama brings ‘Infinity Mirrors’ to Toronto

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Infinite Kusama entrance

I’ve been a fan of Yayoi Kusama’s for some time and fell in love with images and videos online of her ‘Infinity Mirrors’ installations. Her iconic room ‘All the Eternal Love I Have for the Pumpkins’ was particularly interesting and when I first heard that the exhibition was coming to the Art Gallery of Ontario, the image of that room… Read more »

Toronto artists showcase contemporary works in Art Souterrain, Montreal’s largest underground exhibition

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art souterrain

This year, Toronto will be represented by five avant-garde artists at Montreal’s largest underground contemporary art festival, Art Souterrain. Now in its tenth year, the exhibit will display the works of 94 different artists from March 3 to 25 within the seven buildings that make up the city’s underground pedestrian network, as well as an additional nine satellite cultural venues… Read more »