Visual Studies Events

The Visual Studies program at the Daniels Faculty hosts a number of events each year to showcase and celebrate student work. In addition, professional artists, curators, and academics from around the world are invited to give presentations as part of the Master of Visual Studies Proseminar Series.

2015 MASTER OF VISUAL STUDIES STUDIO PROGRAM GRADUATING EXHIBITION

The University of Toronto Art Centre is pleased to exhibit the thesis projects of the 2015 Master of Visual Studies graduate students: Roya Akbari, Jesse Boles, Ali El-Darsa, and Claudia Zloteanu.
University of Toronto Art Centre
March 20 - April 11

Opening Reception: Friday, March 20, 6:00 -8:00 PM at the University of Toronto Art Centre.

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IMAGE COMING SOON #1

Curated by Liora Belford: Graduate student, Masters of Visual Studies (Curatorial)
Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, 7 Hart House Circle
March 20 - June 6

Opening reception: Friday, March 20, 6-8pm, UTAC (remarks at 7:00pm)
Erratum Musicale Performance: 6pm at the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery
(Shared Opening Reception with the Master of Visual Studies Studio Program Graduating Exhibition presented at UTAC)

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YOU SPEAK / I DANCE

Curated by Nam-In Kim: Graduate student, Masters of Visual Studies (Curatorial)
Doris McCarthy Galler, 1265 Military Trail, Scarborough
April 23 - May 23

Opening reception: Thursday, April 23, 6-8pm
Opening performance: Bona Park, I Tell What you Believe 1, 6-8pm

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MVS Proseminar Series

The 2015 Pro-seminar in the Master of Visual Studies is a public series of lectures revolving around the methodology of Fieldwork, presenting artists, architects, curators, researchers, and historians that critically think through spatial concepts of conflict where the public and private overlap as fields under tension and compression. The series includes talks and workshops with Eyal Weizman, Trevor Paglen, Laura Kurgan, Anna-Sophie Springer, and Hillel Schwartz. The series is moderated by Charles Stankievech, assistant professor of Visual Studies at the Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design, University of Toronto

UPCOMING EVENTS

Laura Kurgan
Thursday, March 26 | 6:30 - 8:00pm
230 College Street, Room 103

Anna-Sophie Springer
Thursday, April 2 | 6:30 - 8:00pm
230 College Street, Room 103

Hillel Schwartz
Thursday, April 9 | 6:30 - 8:00pm
230 College Street, Room 103