Flash Forward 10: Uncanny Worlds
An exhibition celebrating Flash Forward's 10th anniversary curated from OCAD University photography alumni who have been past winners of Flash Forward.
- Sebastián Benitez
- Kotama Bouabane
- Danny Custodio
- Nathan Cyprys
- Adrian Fish
- Jinyoung Kim
- Alex Kisilevich
- Sanaz Mazinani
- Meryl McMaster
- Geoffrey Pugen
- Stacey Tyrell
- Elise Victoria Louise Windsor
Curated by MaryAnn Camilleri and Lisa Deanne Smith
Saturday October 25, 6 to 9 p.m.
Onsite [at] OCAD University
230 Richmond St. W.
Presented by Onsite [at] OCAD U and OCAD University Alumni Relations in partnership with TD Bank Group and The Magenta Foundation
Developing Focus with Stacey Tyrell
Tuesday, October 28, 6:30 p.m.
Tyrell will speak about developing her career, exploring her practice, current projects and the challenges a contemporary artist can face in the career market. Tyrell was one of the Magenta Foundation’s 2012 top emerging Canadian photographers as well as Toronto Life and NOW Magazine’s “must see” pick for the 2014 Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival.
Artist’s Talk with Meryl McMaster
Friday, October 31, 12:30 p.m.
McMaster will discuss her career since graduating from OCAD U. Her work explores questions of identity, representation, perception, myth, memory and the environment. Her recent exhibitions include In-Between Worlds at the Art Gallery of Hamilton Design Annex, the 2014 CONTACT Photography Festival at the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art (MOCCA) in Toronto, and RED: Eiteljorg Contemporary Art Fellowship at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art in Indianapolis.
Pecha Kucha: Inspiration and New Directions
Wednesday, November 12, 7 p.m.
Pecha Kucha: Inspiration and New Directions with Nathan Cyprys, Danny Custodio, Geoffrey Pugen, Sebastian Benitez and more!
Pecha Kucha is Japanese for “chit chat.” It is the speed dating of the academic lecture. Speakers will have 20 digital images and will get exactly 20 seconds to speak for each image.
Insite Exhibition Tour with Peter Sramek, Professor, OCAD U
Wednesday, November 19, 6:30 p.m.
Sramek studied photography at MIT and has taught at OCAD U since 1976. He is Chair of Cross-Disciplinary Art Practices. Represented by the Stephen Bulger Gallery in Toronto, his works are in many collections, notably the Musée Carnavalet (Paris), Toronto Archives, Art Gallery of Hamilton, National Library of Canada, the Allan Chasanoff Collection (NY) and MOMA (NY).
Insite Exhibition Tour with MaryAnn Camilleri
Wednesday December 10, 6:30 p.m.
MaryAnn Camilleri is the Founder of the Magenta Foundation and Director of the Flash Forward Festival. Known and respected for her commitment to providing a platform for emerging talent, and to increasing the profile of under-documented established artists, Camilleri is sought out to provide advice and guidance to individuals, corporations and non-profit organizations.