{dis}PLACEMENT

October 14 to 17, 2010


"To see far is one thing: going there is another." — Brancusi

{dis}Placement presented 22 emerging artists in the Interdisciplinary Master’s in Art Media and Design (IMAD) program who investigate, synthesize and locate shifting terrains of physical and intangible identity. Moving outside boundaries of traditional media, each artist invited viewers to join them on their travels through innovative techniques and critical thinking.

This exhibition featured students from the IAMD program at OCAD U that combine visual and social research to create new connections about culture and communication.

IAMD Artists: Rebecca Baird, Lisa Binnie, Susan Campbell, Pedro Castro, Fareena Chanda, Keith Cole, Philip Cote, Gloria Caballero, David Clarkson, Ben Eldenburg, Brian Hladin, Julian Higuerey Nunez, Rita Kamacho, Po Chun Lao, Nermin Moufti, Rachel Pulfer, Frank Tsonis, Christine Walker, Marian Wihak and Britt Wray.

IAMD and Criticism & Curatorial Practice Program Curators: Kim Armstrong, Katherine Dennis, Laura Dimarco, Javier Espino, Beverly Kelly, Christine Kim, Jaimie Lewis, Mary MacDonald, Josh Morden and Zach Pearl.

This exhibition was supported by Liaison College Cooking School, the Department of Interdisciplinary Art Media & Design and the department of Criticism and Curatorial Practice at OCAD U.

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