Emese Krunák-Hajagos

CONTACT 2017 / Artoronto picks

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Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival

May, 2017 / Toronto and GTA

With so much choices, with well over 1500 Canadian and international artists and photographers exhibiting at more than 200 exhibitions, it isn’t easy picking exhibits to see.

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The Personal Atmosphere of Patrick Howlett at Susan Hobbs Gallery

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by Emese Krunák-Hajagos

Howlett’s painting are layered with intellectual meaning. His symbols are sophisticated. His compositions are unique and a product of a long meditation as well as compositional experimentation.

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The paintings of Kim Dorland

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by Emese Krunák-Hajagos

Dorland's vision of a forest, or other parts of nature, is very different from any realistic or idealistic view - he brought drama into nature. Even in his landscapes he wants “to tell his own story.”

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Interview with Robert Kananaj

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by Emese Krunák-Hajagos

Our plans for the next five years are to adapt ourselves to the gallery's growth. Art as life, one project at a time, and to be open as we always have been to the outsider within.

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Interview with Amy Shackleton

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by Emese Krunák-Hajagos

Now, after years of experimenting with gravity and rotating my canvas, I am able to manipulate where and how each drip will fall. There is little room for error with my technique.

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Dean West: The Painted Photograph at Alison Milne

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by Emese Krunák-Hajagos

These hyper-realist photographs seem so real that they become unreal. In this show West outlines a new American aesthetic through a modern mythology of disengagement.

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101st OCAD U Graduate Exhibition 2016

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May 4 - May 8, 2016

OCAD UNIVERSITY


This year's is a very strong show with numerous exciting work. Congratulations Grads of 2016

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CONTACT 2016 / Artoronto picks

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Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival
May, 2016 / Toronto and GTA


With so much choices, with well over 1500 Canadian and international artists and photographers exhibiting at more than 200 exhibitions, it isn’t easy picking exhibits to see.

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Dona Schwartz: On the Nest at Stephen Bulger Gallery

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by Emese Krunák-Hajagos

With these photographs Schwartz has created something much more than documenting stages of life: ART.

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Randall Okita: Things I Can’t Tell You

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by Emese Krunák-Hajagos

This exhibition is meant to be a departure from performance art by removing the installation and sculpture from their original video screens and putting them in the gallery so they can stand by themselves, for themselves.

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Darcia Labrosse’s beautiful corpses at Gallery 1313

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by Emese Krunák-Hajagos

Shadows of the after-world filled with light. What is left from their physical life is still shining along with eternal light. They are mesmerizing. You can’t help but love them.

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Jimmy Limit: Surplus / Clint Roenisch Gallery

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by Emese Krunák-Hajagos

There are objects, fruits and plants beautifully photographed in Surplus, but what makes this show striking is the presentation of it. It is more than just a show, it is an assemblage that truly becomes an art form of its own.

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