Toxicity, Plug In ICA, WInnipeg. December 7, 2013 to February 8, 2014


December 7, 2013 to February 8, 2014
Opening reception: December 6, 2013 - 7:00am to 11:45am Symposium: December 9, 2013 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

TOXICITY 2013 is the inaugural exhibition, conference and workshop of a series of international exhibitions and conferences surrounding the notion of toxicities in the contemporary world. This premier exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Melentie Pandilovski (Director of Video Pool, Winnipeg) and Dr. Jennifer Willet (Director, INCUBATOR Lab, The University of Windsor) will highlight the growing Canadian biotech arts community within an international context. TOXICITY will present artworks by twelve Canadian and international artists utilizing biological media to explore real and perceived toxic byproducts and outcomes affiliated with biotechnology, biosecurity, biomedicine, and biopolitics.

Artists: Trish Adams (Brisbane, Australia), Alana Barol (Windsor), Tangny Duff (Montreal), Aganetha Dyck (Winnipeg), Ted Heibert (Seattle, USA), David Khang (Vancouver, Canada), Andrew E Pelling (Ottawa), Niki Sperou (Adelaide, Australia) Reva Stone (Winnipeg), Elaine Whittaker (Toronto), Amanda White (Toronto), Jennifer Willet, Jeanette Groenendall and Zoot Derks (Windsor).


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