Posts Tagged: Artspace

Photo Credit: Alex Bierk

Alex Bierk: Forerunners

You can go home again, but it won’t be the same. The physical place may change with time, but the idea of home is etched into us like a tattoo. We can harbour an implacable longing and revulsion for home

Photo Credit: Alex Bierk

Alex Bierk: Forerunners

You can go home again, but it won’t be the same. The physical place may change with time, but the idea of home is etched into us like a tattoo. We can harbour an implacable longing and revulsion for home

Meryl McMaster - Weight of the Shadow

Review: Meryl McMaster – Wanderings

There are many points of entry into Wanderings, Meryl McMaster’s exhibition at Artspace: Indigenous, feminist, fine art photography, media arts, performative, sculptural, interdisciplinary, Surrealist, multi-cultural, self-portrait, land-based, anthropomorphic, craft / material arts, post-literate. The young Ottawa-based artist is one to

Meryl McMaster - Weight of the Shadow

Review: Meryl McMaster – Wanderings

There are many points of entry into Wanderings, Meryl McMaster’s exhibition at Artspace: Indigenous, feminist, fine art photography, media arts, performative, sculptural, interdisciplinary, Surrealist, multi-cultural, self-portrait, land-based, anthropomorphic, craft / material arts, post-literate. The young Ottawa-based artist is one to

Peterborough Drawmg Club

1st Annual Artspace Book & Zine Fest

Maybe it’s precisely because my parents wouldn’t let me have comic books as a kid that I became such a lover of book arts. For some reason, a well-worn Wonder Woman comic remained the sole literary presence in a rarely used

Peterborough Drawmg Club

1st Annual Artspace Book & Zine Fest

Maybe it’s precisely because my parents wouldn’t let me have comic books as a kid that I became such a lover of book arts. For some reason, a well-worn Wonder Woman comic remained the sole literary presence in a rarely used

Trickling up

I think of an art community like a forest. It has an ecology. Some trees may grow larger than others, but to place more value on an old growth tree than on the worm that feeds the bird that nests

Trickling up

I think of an art community like a forest. It has an ecology. Some trees may grow larger than others, but to place more value on an old growth tree than on the worm that feeds the bird that nests

William Joel Davenport

On my shortlist of the most significant artists in Peterborough is William Joel Davenport. Born and bred in Peterborough, he is a self-taught artist who flies under the radar, but whose work is usually the first to fly off the

William Joel Davenport

On my shortlist of the most significant artists in Peterborough is William Joel Davenport. Born and bred in Peterborough, he is a self-taught artist who flies under the radar, but whose work is usually the first to fly off the

Paris, La Nuit by Dennis Tourbin; Photo credit: Nadia Laham

Totally Multi

“How great was that show Dennis?” Public Energy artistic producer Bill Kimball would ask artist Dennis Tourbin. “Billy there was video and performance art and holograms and a band and it was so totally multi you wouldn’t have believed it,

Paris, La Nuit by Dennis Tourbin; Photo credit: Nadia Laham

Totally Multi

“How great was that show Dennis?” Public Energy artistic producer Bill Kimball would ask artist Dennis Tourbin. “Billy there was video and performance art and holograms and a band and it was so totally multi you wouldn’t have believed it,

Media Arts Peterborough

Lester Alfonso / M.A.P.

Watching Lester Alfonso volley ideas flying around the room during the Media Arts Peterborough potluck at Artspace is like watching championship table tennis. High and low ideas for M.A.P.’s open source film project are coming from the crowd, with themes

Media Arts Peterborough

Lester Alfonso / M.A.P.

Watching Lester Alfonso volley ideas flying around the room during the Media Arts Peterborough potluck at Artspace is like watching championship table tennis. High and low ideas for M.A.P.’s open source film project are coming from the crowd, with themes