Amanda Pignotti

Tasman Richardson: NECROPOLIS

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by Amanda Pignotti

MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY CANADIAN ART
February 4 - April 1, 2012

the blackened architectural layout of the exhibition facilitates frustration, subtle panic and anxiety

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Haute Culture / General Idea

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by Amanda Pignotti

ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO
July 30, 2011–January 1, 2012

The exhibition itself becomes a virus inserted into each viewer’s mind in the world of glamour and mass media.

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Viva Voce! 40th Anniversary of the Art & Art History Program

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by Amanda Pignotti

BLACKWOOD GALLERY
September 14 - October 23, 2011

Viva Voce is a Latin term for “with the living voice,” a powerful and appropriate title.

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Sound Before Sight

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By Amanda Pignotti

As visitors walk toward the blackened room of the E-Gallery located on the UTM (University of Toronto at Mississauga) campus, sound before sight entices the crowd. One by one, visitors unconsciously emerge as “listeners” of a work of art, prior to becoming the “viewer”. Intimidating and boisterous...

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