Commitment Issues curated by Jess Dobkin
November 16, 2011Oasis Aqualounge, 231 Mutual Street, Toronto7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Commitment Issues presents the work of artists who use their bodies as primary source material to investigate qualities and dimensions of commitment – to ideas, to performance, to audience and to the artists themselves.

Imagined Spaces/Lost Objects | curated by Victoria Stanton
April 3, 2011CineCycle, 129 Spadina Avenue, Toronto7:00 pm

Between the timeless and the transitory, between dream and reality, fact and fantasy, there emerges a potent junction. This intersection, a “no-man’s land,” straddles temporal veracity and produces a space difficult to pin down.

Extra-Rational curated by Gale Allen
March 12, 2011XPACE Cultural Centre, 58 Ossington Avenue, Toronto12:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The artists in Extra-Rational embrace the aesthetics of popular culture and seek to recuperate/utilize these “low brow” processes of production and cognition.

they perform on friday and on saturday they respond to friday | curated by claude wittmann
January 14 & 15, 2011231 Sterling Road, Toronto8:00 pm

They see us. They perform in front of us. We see them perform. We see them. They feel us. They perform near us. We feel their work. We feel them. Something happens…

Performance Yellow

This fragrance opens us to the question, has the show started? It's winter, the theatre is colder than the street and the room is filled with people and all their winter smells: wet faux leather, down, too much shampoo, and beer breath. The atmosphere is a trickster. Am I late, am I early?

Top Notes

yellow mandarin, mimosa

Middle Notes

honey, chamomile, salt

Base Notes

narcissus, guaiac wood, piss, beer