Please join us for a conversation with Vtape artist, filmmaker Glace Lawrence and critic, curator and thinker Sarah-Tai Black. This conversation will be followed by questions from special guests Cameron Bailey, artistic director and co-head of TIFF; Andrea Fatona, OCADU Professor and founder of State of Blackness Database, and others. ⊕
Past Events Archive
On Friday, March 26, 2021, all of program 8 will be made available, and curator Shalon Webber-Heffernan will be in conversation with artists Ursula Biemann, Shelley Niro, prOphecy sun, and Sharon Isaac at 7pm EDT on Zoom Live. ⊕
Congratulations to Bonnie Devine and Cheryl L’Hirondelle, who are among this year’s recipients of the Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts! ⊕
Feb. 29-March 12. Online screening of Wendy Coburn’s critical video exploring the intricacies of public protest and state intervention. Followed by a discussion with panelists Josh Lamers, Aliya Pabani & Kirsty Robertson, moderated by Rebecca Garrett & b.h. Yael. Presented by Onsite Gallery, OCAD University & Vtape ⊕
Happy International Women’s Day to our 780 artists and all who identify as women! And to all trans women and femmes! D-E-S-I-R-E by Glace Lawrence focuses on fashion magazines in addressing the issue of female body image for young black women. ⊕
Since opening our doors in 1983, Vtape has produced an impressive list of exhibitions and publications. Events from recent years are represented here in this archive. This on-line resource reflects a unique combination of event-based programming and education dedicated to the development of video artists and new and diverse audiences. The Past Events Archive is organized starting with the most recent events, and moving backwards through history.