Sharon Alward, Thirza Cuthand, Shawna Dempsey, Nida Home Doherty, Elvira Finnigan, Wendy Geller, Garland Lam, Erika MacPherson, Maureen Medved, Divya Mehra, Lorri Millan, Hope Peterson, Heidi Phillips, Dominique Rey, Nicole Shimonek, Colleen Simard, Jennifer Stillwell, Reva Stone, Leslie Supnet, Sheila Urbanoski, and Lori Weidenhammer
Ming Hon; The Ephemerals: Jaimie Isaac, Niki Little and Jenny Western; Shawna Dempsey and Lorri Millan; and Freya Björg Olafson.
Isolated Landscapes: Video by Prairie Women (1984 - 2009)
Curated by Kathy Rae Huffman
An exhibition will be held in Winnipeg at the Platform Centre for Photographic and Digital Arts and Poolside Gallery from November 3 to 1 December 2017.
In recognition of the role performance has played in the development of feminist video art, Isolated Landscapes will include four performances in Winnipeg from 17-19 November 2017:
filmed in front of a live studio audience
by Ming Hon
17 November | 5:30pm to 8:30pm
at the Poolside Gallery | 100 Arthur Street, Second Floor
by Shawna Dempsey & Lorri Millan
17 November | 8:30pm
at the Rachel Brown Theatre | 211 Bannatyne Avenue
by The Ephemerals
18 November | 6:00pm
at MAWA | 611 Main Street
MÆ — Motion Aftereffect
by Freya Björg Olafson
19 November | 6:30pm
at the Winnipeg Film Group Studio | 304-100 Arthur Street
Isolated Landscapes: The Gathering will take place November 17-19 at the Finch Gallery Workspace and is moderated by Ardele Lister.
The Gathering will be comprised of presentations and workshops by Sharon Alward, Gwen Armstrong, Roewan Crowe, Helga Jakobson, Ardele Lister, Hope Peterson and Reva Stone, with a focus on the history and future of women working in media arts. MAWA (Mentoring Artists for Women's Art) will host a potluck dinner 17 November 2017.
TOURING SCREENING SERIES
Five screenings will be held in early 2018: Vancouver at VIVO Media Art Centre, Saskatoon at PAVED Arts, Regina at the Dunlop Gallery, Montréal at Groupe Intervention Vidéo (GIV) and Halifax at the Centre for Art Tapes (CFAT).
VUCAVU.com will be hosting the online exhibition component of "Isolated Landscapes" thus making the videos works available for free streaming worldwide, from November 3 to December 3, 2017.