Upcoming Exhibitions + Events: Summer 2011

Feminist Art Gallery presents A.S.M.K. + F.A.G. F.A.G.’s second exhibition features a new body of work by Alison S. M. Kobayashi: Throughout 2011 I have been collecting objects in Toronto’s west end that contain traces of the previous owner; a notebook with only a few pages filled in or photo albums that were not thoroughly… Continue reading Upcoming Exhibitions + Events: Summer 2011

MOTEL, Special Edition Set

Motel Special Edition Set by Alison S. M. Kobayashi and Gintas Tirilis, 2011 Motel Special Edition set includes; +MOTEL ON DISC (Videos produced for MOTEL exhibition) +No Vacancy Talk Show Videos (short documentaries presented at No Vacancy, produced by Alison S. M. Kobayashi and Christopher Allen) +MOTEL ON TAPE (a booklet of photographs of the… Continue reading MOTEL, Special Edition Set

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Ulysses Castellanos’ “CULT OF THE CONTEMPORARY” LIVE ART AUCTION, XPACE

A Special set of MOTEL Editions will be up for auctioned at this year’s XPACE Auction including. MOTEL is a collaborative project by Gintas Tirilis and Alison S. M. Kobayashi. Friday May 20th, 2011 Doors Open at 6:30 PM Auction Begins at 8PM 8 Ossington Avenue Toronto, ON Tickets are $20 [includes drinks, food and… Continue reading Ulysses Castellanos’ “CULT OF THE CONTEMPORARY” LIVE ART AUCTION, XPACE

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WOOD BOOK LAUNCH: A Blackwood Gallery Publication

WOOD A COMPENDIUM OF THE BLACKWOOD GALLERY’S EXHIBITIONS AND PROJECTS IN 2009 BOOK LAUNCH – WOOD special launch price: $25 (regular $30) Saturday May 7, 1-3pm Art Metropole 788 King Street West PART-CATALOG, PART-MAGAZINE, PART-ANNUAL REPORT, MANY PARTS IN ONE WHOLE. PUTTING ALL OF YOUR EGGS IN ONE BASKET. BANKING ON TRIGGERING TANGENTIAL THREADS RATHER… Continue reading WOOD BOOK LAUNCH: A Blackwood Gallery Publication

Snowball Screening, Articule (Montréal)

programmed by: Kim Kielhofner + Christine Boudreau Outdoor screening February 17, 2011 7pm Snowball is a program of video works by local and international artists. These videos are brought together under the theme of landscape, and the myriad of possibilities of the term. Uncovering the term “landscape” in art and cinema, mapping our social engagements,… Continue reading Snowball Screening, Articule (Montréal)

Dan Carter at La Casa Encendida, Madrid

“Feminismos” Feburary 16, 2011 8PM La Casa Encendida Ronda Valencia, 2 28012 Madrid Admission 3 € Programmed by Gonzalo de Pedro Amatria The “Feminismos” program includes works by Danielle Arbid (France), Alison S. M. Kobayashi (Canada), Iban del Campo (Spain) and Kalup Linzy (USA). For more information about the program visit: Feminismos at La Casa… Continue reading Dan Carter at La Casa Encendida, Madrid

ASMK at International House, Philadelphia

Migration: Artistic Formations – Alison Kobayashi An International House Philadelphia Centennial Event Director Alison Kobayashi in person Thursday February 24th, 2011 7PM The Ibrahim Theater International House 3701 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 Admission $8 (general admission) $6 (students, seniors) Programmed by Robert E. Cargni  Alison Kobayashi’s work addresses the migration of desires, alongside the… Continue reading ASMK at International House, Philadelphia

NYC Valentine’s Day Screening

From Alex To Alex (2006) will be presented in Flaherty NYC’s: A Show for Valentine’s Day, A Collection Of Nine Love Inspired Shorts Monday, February 14, 2011 7:30PM Anthology Film Archives 32 Second Avenue, NYC Programmed by Penny Lane For the February installment of the Flaherty NYC monthly screening series, The Flaherty will present A… Continue reading NYC Valentine’s Day Screening

Presentation at KINO SATELLITE in Berlin

Kino Satellite series debuts with a presentation of works by Alison S. M. Kobayashi and Christopher Allen November 2, 2010 Direktorenhaus Am Krögel 2, 10179 Berlin Doors & Bar 19.30 + Screening 20.30 Admission 5€ On Tuesday the 2nd of November, film critic and distributor Andrew Grant, and producer, arts journalist, and programmer Pamela Cohn,… Continue reading Presentation at KINO SATELLITE in Berlin

Me, My Camera and I, NYC

November 9th to December 3rd, 2010 Opening Reception November 9th, 6PM-9PM +Panel Talk during opening reception Pace Digital Gallery Pace University 163 William Street [between Fulton and Anne Sts] New York NY 10038 Curated by Jillian Mcdonald Includes work by: Kara Hearn, Alison S. M. Kobayashi, Frank McCauley, Adie Russell

Spiked Tea at Mercer Union Postponed!

Postponed until the Spring! Mercer Union 1286 Bloor Street West Toronto, ON $60 per person/$110 tea for two $45 for Mercer Members Mercer Union hosts the time-honoured ritual of afternoon tea, with a twist. The menu features a variety of teas, cocktails, scrumptious finger sandwiches and freshly baked pastries. Each table will be designed and… Continue reading Spiked Tea at Mercer Union Postponed!

UnionDocs Inductive Thread Video

This short video was commissioned by UnionDocs to introduce the organization’s program “Inductive Thread” at the Museum of Modern Art’s Documentary Fortnight. UnionDocs is a non-profit screening and alternative learning space focusing on a diverse array of non-fiction media. The program was presented on February 20th, 2010. Inductive Thread is a two-part program that combines… Continue reading UnionDocs Inductive Thread Video

Pleasure Dome at Toronto After Dark Film Festival

Friday August 20, 2010 7PM Bloor Cinema 506 Bloor Street West, Toronto $13 Pleasure Dome plays before feature length film, Rubber by Quentin Dupieux [2010, France, 85 min] For more about the Toronto After Dark Film Festival click here.

DO GOOD at Ok.Quoi?! Festival in Sacksville, NB

OUTDOOR VIDEO DRIVE-IN: I CAN’T HELP IT STRUTS GALLERY & FAUCET MEDIA ARTS CENTRE July 28th, 2010 9PM 7 Lorne Street Sackville, NB “It took me a long time to give in to the fact that I like funny things. Lately I’ve been learning to drop my bias that serious art is somehow more credible,… Continue reading DO GOOD at Ok.Quoi?! Festival in Sacksville, NB

Inside Out Film Festival: 20th Anniversary

Hidden in Plain Cite Friday May 21, 2010 Buddies and Bad Times Theatre 14 Alexander Street, Toronto ON $ Pay What You Can Curated by Claire Egan From Alex To Alex (2006) will be one of nine short films in the Hidden in Plain Cite program. The program reflects on the cultural phenomena of performative… Continue reading Inside Out Film Festival: 20th Anniversary