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CURRENT EXHIBITION

MERCER UNION IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED

17 March 2020 - 7 April 2020
Opening Reception 1 January 1970 12am

  We have been closely monitoring the evolving situation regarding COVID-19, with the health and well-being of our artists, staff, community and collaborators in mind.  Mercer Union is temporarily closed beginning tomorrow Tuesday, 17 March, 2020. Limited viewing appointments will be taken on a case by case basis, and we ask that you please email julia@mercerunion.org to […]

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PAST EVENT

Opening Reception Postponed

13 March 2020 11am - 11pm

We have been closely monitoring the evolving situation regarding COVID-19, with the health and well-being of our artists, staff, community and collaborators in mind.  Following the guidelines of Canada Public Health officials, including a recommendation to avoid large gatherings, we have decided to postpone our opening reception for Native Art Department International: Bureau of Aesthetics.  According to […]

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PAST EVENT

CANCELLED | Aggregate: Filipa Ramos

17 March 2020 6pm - 8pm

— Following the guidelines of Canada Public Health officials, including a recommendation to avoid all non-essential international travel, this event has been cancelled.  — Making Plans for Nigel Nigel was a male Australasian gannet who spent his last years living in the New Zealand island of Mana, where he befriended a concrete decoy of a […]

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CURRENT EXHIBITION

SPACE: Erdem Taşdelen | Vicissitudes: Act Three

14 March 2020 - 30 May 2020
Opening Reception 13 March 2020 7pm

— Following the guidelines of Canada Public Health officials, including a recommendation to avoid large gatherings, we have decided to postpone our opening reception for Erdem Taşdelen’s Vicissitudes: Act Three (2019) — The Perfect Crime  I’ve heard of exactly two perfect crimes in my lifetime: the first, the strangulation of a fraudster on the run by their […]

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CURRENT EXHIBITION

Native Art Department International: Bureau of Aesthetics

14 March 2020 - 30 May 2020
Opening Reception 13 March 2020 7pm

Mercer Union presents the first Canadian exhibition of Native Art Department International (NADI), a long-term collaborative project created and administered by Toronto-based artists Jason Lujan and Maria Hupfield. While Hupfield and Lujan have respective artistic practices, their work together is authored under the designation of NADI, a collective that produces artworks, exhibitions, events and screenings. […]

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PAST EVENT

ONE HOUR MIXER: Miles Rufelds

21 February 2020 6pm - 7pm

  Please join us on Friday 21 February for a one-hour mix by Miles Rufelds and a drink on the house with good company. This is your last chance to experience our current exhibition, Laure Prouvost & Jonas Staal: Obscure Union, before it closes on 22 February. Not yet a member? To have access to this and future cocktail mixers, become a […]

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PAST EVENT

SESSION: Desire x Politics

26 January 2020 12pm - 3pm

In Desire x Politics: Solve for x, where x is the variable prised open between the bodies of politics and the bodies of desire. Over the past eight months, a nine-person* working group led by Yaniya Lee and Fan Wu has been navigating the problematics of desire x politics, reading and writing to unravel this […]