Sadira Rodrigues



  • 2016

    Through residencies, supported research, commissioned projects, learning experiments, curated events and tactical discussions, Coppermoss supports ideas and practices considering the edge of nature and human activity. We are driven by a commitment to decolonial futurities, and seek to work with collaborators who imagine through responsible action and radical thinking. We support retreats and residencies that consider the locality of the cottage as a means of considering broader restorative...

  • 2013
    Speculative Cities was designed to foster an international dialogue on the contemporary city, focusing on port cities and cities that have reinvented themselves in the past forty years. Bringing together architects, urban planners, artists, curators, and scholars from Dubai and Panama City with those from Vancouver, this roundtable provided a valuable forum for an in-depth exchange of research on the intersections of urban studies, contemporary art, and public engagement that is relevant...
  • 2009
    Artspeak Gallery, Vancouver Speaking Truth to Reconciliation (a project in two parts) Abbas Akhavan, Kristina Lee Podesva, Mohammad Salemy
    September 11th to October 31st, 2009

    Race: Proposals in Truth and Reconciliation

    This projec examined the possibilities of talking about race today. It grew from a belief that I still hold - that it is critical that we continue to challenge the conditions of racism, marginality, exclusion, and xenophobia. But how does one...