Tag Archives: Art

Memory and Place: At an Intersection of Nations

Some thoughts spanning several galleries and many artists as part of the Celebration of Nations events at Brock University and in the downtown cultural sphere. Continue reading

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Discarded Beauty: Steve deBruyn

Steve deBruyn’s solo exhibition in the main space at NAC, that challenged the idea of “fine art” and brought aspects of labour and discards into the gallery space, literally and metaphorically. Continue reading

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Denouement (the outcome of a complex series of events) / Rodman Hall

Some thoughts on several of the works in the Brock Unviersity Department of Visual Arts Honours Exhibition from your intrepid #artcriticfromhell. Continue reading

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Also [Art ] Also [Play] Also [Absurd]: Donna Akrey at Rodman Hall

Donna Akrey’s exhibition at Rodman Hall was odd and enjoyable, genuinely interactive, and at times very funny, very absurd, and never took itself too seriously. Continue reading

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BABELTECH™ and the power of language at NAC

I offer some thoughts on Eric Schmaltz’ BABELTECH INDUSTRIES™ presents…THE ASSEMBLY LINE OF BABEL and on the reading / performance given by Kai Kellough that same evening at Niagara Artists Centre. Language is a virus. Continue reading

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