Misinformed Informants curated by Lisa Visser
Misinformed Informants invites emerging artists to answer to the idea of miscommunication, misunderstanding, misplaced lines of agreement.
Escapist Action: Grey Cup Sunday
Grey Cup Sunday: the final day of Escapist Action: Performance in Recession, curated by Don Simmons.
Escapist Action: Red Flag Saturday
Red Flag Saturday: the half-way point of Escapist Action: Performance in Recession, curated by Don Simmons.
Escapist Action: Black Friday
Black Friday: the first day of Escapist Action: Performance in Recession. Performances by Julian Higurey Nunez & Iganico Perez Perez, and otehrs.
Open Barter Market & The Artist and the Beanstalk by Ignacio Pérez Pérez and Julian Higuerey Núñez
With this duo of interrelated performances, Núñez & Pérez create an alternative exchange and cultural economy, one based not on capitalist value, but on need value.
Potential Fertility Rite by TallBlondLadies
In this 5-hour performance movement, TallBlondLadies repeat a ritualized synchronized dance using modern day props, in time to the sound of snowshoes.
Performance by Sandra Johnston
Sandra Johnston’s practice is site-reactive, exploring ideas of active intervention in both the history of and the present physicality of a selected environment and the people who habitually use the space.
International Visiting Artists: Switzerland
The artists’ collaborative work is a dialogue with each other and in their words, offers a commentary on the “intensive rise of the pressing concerns of our times.”
Pleasure Addicts by Brenda Goldstein
Pleasure Addicts is a performance landscape, an all woman-carnival, a transmission from another media universe, where an evening of channel flipping is compressed into a single space.
Not Waterproof by Julie Andrée T.
Subjected to a series of ordeals, pulverized and dirtied, her body becomes a dreamscape. Part of the artist’s blue series.
International Visiting Artists: Israel
BETI by Yaron David, Karin Mendelovici and Meir Tati speaks to the he loss of, search for, and the production of meaning in a fragile and chaotic reality.
International Visiting Artists: Poland
Welcome to the Tiny Therapeutic Theatre of the Polish Power Players.