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

Motel in Volume: XPACE’s Annual Anthology

The premiere issue of VOLUME, XPACE’s annual anthology of exhibition essays and support material is now available for FREE! Two essays featured in the publication are from the MOTEL exhibition which was presented at Xpace in the summer of 2009. It includes  Su-Ying Lee’s Choose Your Own Adventure Museum and Suzanne Carte-Blanchenot’s Thank You for… Continue reading Motel in Volume: XPACE’s Annual Anthology

MOTELIZATION

April 21 to June 19, 2010 Foreman Art Gallery of Bishop’s University Sherbrooke, Quebec opening reception April 21st, 5 to 7PM Andrew King & Angela Silver (Calgary and Montreal), Alison S. M. Kobayashi (Toronto) & Gintas Tirilis (Mississauga), Chantal Séguin (Sherbrooke), Andrée Anne Vien (Montréal) curated by Genevieve Chevalier Taking on the subject of recent… Continue reading MOTELIZATION

2nd Annual Damascus Video Art Festival, Syria

2nd Annual Damascus Video Art Festival April 10 to 17, 2010 presented by All Art Now Bab Musala St, Damascus, Syria Eat your words (2005) will be in the “Made in Toronto, Canada” program, curated by Aisha Jamal. In 2009 AllArtNow launched its first festival with the desire to introduce contemporary art and its processes… Continue reading 2nd Annual Damascus Video Art Festival, Syria

Cry School Yearbook at Artists & Models

ARTISTS + MODELS: STIMULUS a fundraiser for Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center MAY 1, 2010 Rock Harbor Yard 57 Tonawanda Street Buffalo, NY $15 Advanced Tickets $20 at the Door Cry School Yearbook will set up a makeover station at this year’s Artists and Models event. Cry School Yearbook is a collaboration between Jennie Suddick, Alison… Continue reading Cry School Yearbook at Artists & Models

Cut and Run presents Dan Carter at Artists’ Television Access

OTHER PEOPLE Friday April 2, 2010 Artists’ Television Access 992 Valencia Street San Francisco, California 8PM, doors at 7:30PM $6 Cut and Run presents a night of storytelling. This set of arcane short films produced by filmmakers from throughout the world come together to acquaint us with the stories of the lost and found, silenced,… Continue reading Cut and Run presents Dan Carter at Artists’ Television Access

Pleasure Dome presents: Don’t Talk to Strangers at Trinity Square Video

Harry Dodge (Los Angeles) and Alison S.M. Kobayashi (Toronto) Opening: Saturday, February 6, 2—5pm Saturday, February 6 to Saturday, March 6 Trinity Square Video 401 Richmond St. West, Suite 376 Pleasure Dome is pleased to present the two-person exhibition Don’t Talk to Strangers featuring a new single-channel video by Los Angeles artist Harry Dodge and… Continue reading Pleasure Dome presents: Don’t Talk to Strangers at Trinity Square Video

ZineBi 51, Bilbao International Film Festival

CICLO RÍETE MI AMOR / Laugh my Darling Cycle Laugh, my darling. Humour in feminist / Queer contemporary cinema A screening series curated by Laida Lertxundi in conjunction with ZineBi 51, Bilbao International Film Festival. November 24-27th, 2009 Guggenheim Museum Auditorium, Bilbao, Spain Ríete Mi Amor, A screening series at the Guggenheim Bilbao, curated by… Continue reading ZineBi 51, Bilbao International Film Festival

DO GOOD at Toronto Reel Asian Festival

Blinded By Goodness Program Thursday November 12, 2009 1:00 PM National Film Board Cinema 150 John St @ Richmond St W YOUTH PRESENTATION | RATED: 14A Advance tickets sold out! Same day tickets sales only. For more information about the Blinded by Goodness Programme CLICK HERE! For more information about the Toronto Reel Asian Film… Continue reading DO GOOD at Toronto Reel Asian Festival

Fall In at Blackwood Gallery

Fall In October 26 – December 13, 2009 With Annie Onyi Cheung, Sophie Bélair Clément, Gillian Collyer, Zev Farber, Alison S. M. Kobayashi, Ryan Park, Roula Partheniou, Joshua Schwebel and Josh Thorpe Curated by Christof Migone The search for descent is not the erecting of foundations: on the contrary, it disturbs what was previously considered… Continue reading Fall In at Blackwood Gallery

Cry School Yearbook at Nuit Blanche

Cry School Yearbook is a collaboration between Jennie Suddick, Alison S. M. Kobayashi and Emily Gove where the artists provide goth, metalhead and stoner makeovers to willing participants. The participants will then have their photographs taken in traditional graduation gowns. The portraits will be assembled at CrySchoolYearbook.com to create the ultimate yearbook of high school… Continue reading Cry School Yearbook at Nuit Blanche