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Off-Centre: Queer Contemporary Art in the Prairies

Curated by Blair Fornwald and Gary Varro

Description

Exhibition runs from July 12 to September 15 at Central Gallery and June 22 to September 8 at Sherwood Gallery Artist Talk (ASL interpreted) and Reception: Friday, July 12, 6:00 PM

Additional Information

Cindy Baker, Daniel Barrow, Rosalie Favell, Nic Forrest, Kablusiak, Zachari Logan, Daniel Cardinal McCartney, melannie monoceros, Megan Morman, Lasha Mowchun, Sheri Nault, Phomohobes, and Adrian Stimson

Off-Centre: Queer Contemporary Art in the Prairies aims to destabilize urban/rural and centre/margin binaries by presenting engaging and politically relevant work by queer artists from and/or currently living in the Canadian Prairies. The exhibition addresses issues of gender, sexuality and regionalism through an intersectional lens, and investigates the possibility of queering the “Prairie Gothic” aesthetic by presenting fantastical, playful, imaginary and surreal representations of the human form. 

Cindy Baker, Crash Pad, 2018, performance and installation. Photo: courtesy of the artist and dc3 Art Projects

When


Jul 12 - All day

Where


Dunlop Central Gallery

Interest


Upcoming