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Artist Talks: Feb 1-15, 2020

Make-Time Series
Thierry Delva with Anna Sprague – Thursday, January 30, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Barbara Lounder with Bob Bean – Thursday, February 6, 6:30 p.m.

Michael Fernades with Craig Leonard – Thursday, February 13, 6:30 p.m.

Presentations take place at Art Bar +Projects, Fountain Campus, 1873 Granville St, Halifax, NS.

The structure of the evenings is a 20-minute presentation (of new work or work-in-progress) by the faculty member whose work is the subject for a conversation; a 20-minute one-on-one conversation about the work between two faculty members in front of an audience; followed by 20-minutes of open questions from the audience.


2020 MFA Forum

Winter discussion Series

January 29 – February 26

Discussion Series #1

Guest Participants: Master of Arts in Art Education

Students with April Mandrona

Wednesday, January 29, 6 p.m., Art Bar +Projects, Fountain Campus, 1873 Granville St, Halifax, NS.

Discussion Series #2

Wednesday, February 5, 6 p.m.

Topic: Archive; Group Members – Maddie Alexander, Louis-Charles Dionne, Jordan Beaulieu, Amanda Gresik, Marie-Soleil Provencal-Aube, Carla Taunton.

Topic: Manifesto; Group Members – Jacinte Armstrong, Feiya She, Bijan Ramezani, Sonia Chow, Erica Mendritzki, Anna Sprague.

Discussion Series #3

Wednesday, February 12, 6 p.m.

Topic: Chronicles/Chronology; Group Members — Joseph Pesina, Bonita Hatcher, Felix Bernier, Kim Morgan, Thierry Delva

Topic: White Cube (Gallery/Interior/Exterior/Politics); Group Members – Luke Fair, Merryn Tresidder, Mohammadhossein Khodabakhsh, Camille Valcourt-Synnott, Jayne Wark, Barbara Lounder.


Save the date

FEB 26: MFA FORUM, Discussion Series #4, 6 PM, Art Bar +Projects

FEB 27: MAKE-TIME, Mark Bovey w/ Becka Barker, 6:30 PM, Art Bar +Projects

FEB 28: ARTIST TALK, Veronika Szkudlarek, 1 PM, Bell Auditorium

MARCH 4: ARTIST TALK, Kablusiak, 6 PM, Art Bar +Projects

MARCH 5: RESEARCH-CREATION, Craig Leonard w/ Michael Fernandes,

12 PM, Art Bar +Projects

MARCH 5: MAKE-TIME, Sara Hartland-Rowe w/ Jennifer Green,

6:30 PM, Art Bar +Projects

MARCH 6: Roundtable on Inuit Curatorial Practice, 5 PM, Art Bar +Projects


6 PM, Halifax Central Library

MARCH 12: MAKE-TIME, Erica Mendritzki w/ Karin Cope, 6:30 PM, Art Bar +Projects