Josephine Mwanvua

Interview with Sally Thurlow

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by Josephine Mwanvua

Sally Thurlow currently has her solo show, titled At The Root, in the Red Head Gallery, that brings up present-day environmental problems as well as feminist issues.

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Being / Krista Arnold & Chen Cao

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by Joséphine Mwanvua

I highly recommend talking with these two artists if spirituality, the body and soul are topics that interest you because they have very interesting perspectives.

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Junko Mizuno: Ambrosial Affair at Narwhal

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by Josephine Mwanvua

Although the gallery’s definition of the exhibition labeled Mizuno’s art as being a series of food fetishes, she says that she simply adores drawing women and food, and has always loved to since childhood.

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Worn: Shaping Black Feminine Identity at the ROM

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by Joséphine Mwanvua

I admire Karin Jones for pairing two historically powerful and dominant symbols together to convey her message

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Art Spiegelman’s CO-MIX: A Retrospective

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by Joséphine Mwanvua

Art Spiegelman - who happens to have a very metaphorical way of speaking, and who is just as funny as his comics - talked about how the culture of comics changed society’s relationship to media and how comics are treated nowadays: that they can even be seen in museums.

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Dan Kennedy: Erosion of a Mineralogist (Time Hunter)

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by Joséphine Mwanvua

the exhibit is intriguing, not only because of the intricacies in each painting, but also because they are visual interpretations of parts of western history done in an ghostly ethereal way.

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Smaller Is Better by Indipractices Collective

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Josephine Mwanvua

the collective places importance on a communal state-of-mind, with the goal being an ever-expanding network that goes beyond social media communication onto face-to-face interactions within the art industry

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The Moon Room

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by Josephine Mwanvua

Upon entering the show at Narwhal you are engulfed in this made-up space, immediately following along the narrative and when you step beyond the painted window, you are experiencing the moon through several perspectives.

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Nuit Blanche 2014 / Artoronto.ca Picks

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Saturday, October 4, 2014
from sunset to sunrise


It is more centralized this year, so it would be easier to see more shows and performances. It would be an interesting and busy night for sure.

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The Immaculate Selfie at Black Cat Gallery

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by Josephine Mwanvua

self-portraiture has always been important in the art practice, and today it is ever so present in pop culture with Millenials at the forefront of the selfie culture

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Gallery Hop 2014

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September 20, 2014

The day began with a panel conversation, continued with tours and talks, and concluded with the launch of the 30th anniversary issue of Canadian Art.

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