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Vessna Perunovich: Shifting Shelter at Angell Gallery

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by Alexis Moline

Delving deep into the emotional and psychological consequences of exile, Perunovich’s exhibition bears witness to the lost, retelling essential stories in order to give them the recognition they deserve.

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Shogo Okada: Reality Ain’t Always the Truth at Wil Kucey Gallery

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by Alexis Moline

The intersection of colourful, pixelated Japanese pop aesthetics and wholesome American Dream icons allow Okada’s work to be light-hearted and fun

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Yael Brotman & Kim Stanford at loop

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by Victoria De Chellis

The exhibitions of Brotman and Stanford, however different their themes and artistic approach, work intricately well together.

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We are safe and all is well in our world / Scrap Metal Gallery

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by Alexis Moline

A time and a place is presented, revealing how the AIDS epidemic produced a vast body of art and humanity and new ways to communicate that are still not entirely understood.

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Leopold Plotek: No Work, Nor Device, Nor Knowledge, Nor Wisdom

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by Jordan Fee

Plotek’s paintings are not immediately comprehensible but the pleasures offered by his refined visual language instill a desire in the viewer to return to them again and again.

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Kent Monkman – Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience

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by Elizaveta Mironova

Monkman’s technical attention to details juxtaposed with broader, contemplative themes produces a one of a kind exhibition.

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Nasty at Daniel Faria Gallery

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by Laura Hutchingame

Nasty at Daniel Faria Gallery showcases a captivating assemblage of works in different media that presents the viewer with defacement, inaccessibility and interference patterns.

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Scott Treleaven & Georgia Dickie at Cooper Cole Gallery

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by Victoria De Chellis

Scott Treleaven, Not Palaces and Georgia Dickie, How Many Antennae are exciting shows, not to be missed.

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Tim Noonan: Abstract Urban Nature at Yumart

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by Jordan Fee

In these paintings we see Noonan going above and beyond, achieving a level of abstract clarity that is uniquely his.

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Felix Kalmenson как всегда / As Always at Pari Nadimi

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by Andriy Bilenkyy

Kalmenson's show is a politically engaged conceptual art, thoughtful and witty, which, nevertheless, leaves the viewer with an impression of the artist's longing for an artistic, not merely ideological, adversary worthy of being deconstructed.

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Elizabeth Babyn and Ester Pugliese at loop

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by Elizaveta Mironova

Their different styles - Babyn’s conceptual and contemplative installation and Pugliese’s emotional and tranquil paintings - greatly complement each other.

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Margaux Tartarotti & Heidi Leverty: Marée Noire at Walnut Contemporary

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by David Saric

In a dual exhibition, the artists allow their distinct artistic endeavors to reflect, comment upon, and compliment each others’ oeuvres, showcasing a thematically-succinct sister act.

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