Performance by Syrus Marcus Ware: Wednesday, November 4, 2 – 5 pm, Doris McCarthy Gallery For more info on this exhibition click here!
Black August grew out of the California prison system to honor fallen Freedom Fighters, Jonathan Jackson, George Jackson, William Christmas, James McClain and Khatari Gaulden. Black August is a… Read more Black August: Portraits of black activists and revolutionaries, soundscapes and archival audio — →
Jess Dobkins has thought up an amazing new project and…..extra! extra!…The amazing Artists Newsstand is now open for business! (and art!) Thrilled to have some Social Justice Colouring Books and… Read more Extra! Extra! Artist Newsstand! →
On May 1, 2015 I joined Maclean’s pop-culture podcast—hosted by Adrian Lee, Emma Teitel and Julia De Laurentiis Johnson—to celebrate trans activism and critically consider the uptake of trans content… Read more The Thrill…was thrlling! →
Images from my Sunday Scene talk at The Power Plant Art Gallery on Sunday, March 22, 2015! We had a lively discussion about family memories of civil-rights era Memphis, the… Read more Sunday Scene at The Power Plant- pictures from March 22nd talk! →
Decolonizing and Decriminalizing Trans Genres February 28, 2015 Here are some images from our day of celebration and critical discussion in Winnipeg last month: A great day spent with Ceyenne… Read more Decolonizing and Decriminalizing Trans Genres, 2015 →
Speaking tonight on a panel at the AGO’s First Thursday event…about Basquiat, revolutionary art practice and our current moment!
Thrilled to be part of this conversation tonight! Check it out here! 7-10 pm. Panel discussion at 7:30 sharp! You can follow the #AGO1st hashtag tonight to be part of the virtual conversation. About the panel: “Jean-Michel Basquiat boldly and directly confronted issues of race, class, police brutality and social justice in his work. These issues are at the forefront of today’s cultural discourse and will be the focus of a panel discussion of Toronto-based young Black artists, artists, thinkers and cultural figures. The panelists will share their insights on… Read more Speaking tonight on a panel at the AGO’s First Thursday event…about Basquiat, revolutionary art practice and our current moment! →
Excited to be presenting some new drawings as part of Border Cultures: Part Three (security, surveillance), January 31 – May 10, 2015 at the Art Gallery of Windsor! Ill be… Read more Upcoming! →