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CURRENT EXHIBITION

SPACE: Joi T. Arcand

17 November 2018 - 19 January 2019
Opening Reception 1 January 1970 12am

It would be good if they were able to speak, were the words spoken in Plains Cree by Augustine Arcand, Joi T. Arcand’s grandmother. The concern is emotionally present within the connotation of her words. Augustine Arcand sees the need for the young to know their language, to inhabit their words, to feel the community […]

Bahar Noorizadeh - After Scarcity

CURRENT EXHIBITION

Bahar Noorizadeh: governance machines and the future of futures

17 November 2018 - 19 January 2019
Opening Reception 16 November 2018 7pm

Mercer Union is delighted to present a solo exhibition by Bahar Noorizadeh whose engaging, multi-layered film and video works use speculation and phantasmic computer-generated imagery to collide and reframe disparate histories. Her first solo exhibition in Canada premieres her newest works Ultima Ratio Δ Mountain of the Sun (2017) and After Scarcity (2018). In Ultima Ratio […]