#GGARTS at The National Gallery of Canada

Posted June 18, 2018

The National Gallery is showcasing this year’s Governor General’s Award Winners (In Visual and Media Arts). I have the honor of being one of the eight laureates of this prestigious the award. The exhibition runs from until Sunday, August 5, 2018. Drop by to see and support the work and celebrate Canadian artistic excellence. Details of […]

TIFF Wavelengths: I have no memory of my direction with Midi Onodera

Posted May 30, 2018

On Tuesday June 26 my film, I have no memory of my direction, will be screened in the Wavelengths program at the TIFF Bell Lightbox Theater at 8:45pm. This film will be accompanied by a selection of short video works. The screening is Free. Tickets can be booked here. “I have no memory of my direction” is a […]

Under New Management: Video Rental Store

Posted April 28, 2018

I am pleased to announce that my work is included in “Under New Management: Video Rental Store”. This creative project by independent curators, Suzanne Carte and Su-Ying Lee displays artists’ videos in the manner of a video store in which customers can use a currency of their choice or nothing at all in exchange for […]

Images Festival 2018

Posted April 15, 2018

As part of the 2018 Images Festival, two of my videos will be screened in the Redacting Bodies program curated by Alexandra Gelis on April 19 at Innis Town Hall. The two videos, Down the Drain, and the coyotes must see the moon… are part of my 2017 online series, Lonely Videos.

Laboratory of Feminist Memory Bar

Posted March 30, 2018

I will be speaking at the Laboratory of Feminist Memory Bar organized by the Studio for Media Activism and Critical Thought at Ryerson University on April 10. Presented at Glad Day Bookshop, I will be screening an excerpt of my 1985 film, 10 Cents a Dance. The evening will consist of activities, screenings, and readings […]

Governor General’s Awards

Posted February 20, 2018

Each year the prestigious Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts are awarded to established creators and ground-breaking visionaries. Funded and administered by the Canada Council for the Arts, the $25,000 cash prize includes categories for artistic achievement in visual and media arts, fine craft and outstanding contribution. Nominated by my dear friend, and […]

Japanese Canadian Artists Directory

Posted August 31, 2017

I’m pleased to be included in a new online directory of Japanese Canadian artists. The full site, along with my profile, can be found here.

My Archive at University of Toronto, Media Commons

Posted June 6, 2017

I’m excited to announce that the University of Toronto, Media Commons Media Archive has acquired my entire career archives. Over 30 boxes of production stills, tapes, development documents, letters, scripts, and other ephemera from the last twenty-five years of my career as a moving image artist are now located in the University of Toronto library. […]

Arts Intersection Meetup Presentation

Posted June 6, 2017

The video of my Arts Intersection Meetup presentation from earlier this year can be found here. These Meetups are a chance for artists, moving image experimenters, gamers, and technologists to connect and celebrate innovations in their respective fields.

Deirdre Logue – Images Festival Canadian Artist Spotlight

Posted June 6, 2017

My friend and fellow artist Deirdre Logue was honoured with the Canadian Artist Spotlight at this year’s Images Festival in Toronto. As part of the Spotlight, myself and seven other artists – Rita McKeough, Steve Reinke, Eleanor King, Adrienne Crossman, Serena Lee, Cait McKinney, and Erika DeFreitas – created new video works and live performances […]