Tag Archives: Canadian artists

First Blink Residency: Cynthia O’Brien & Barbara Cuerden

Coming to Terms      Cynthia O’Brien The First Blink Residency begins with the interment of flowers within the earth.  This composition of clay flowers by Cynthia O’Brien is a burial of work and emotion, creating compost for new insights … Continue reading

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KEEPING THE FIRE

Paintings by Maria Lezon;  Drawings and performance by Bozica Radjenovic Exhibition: June  13 – June 15, 2014 Vernissage: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 18:00–21:00 Performance: Crossing the Blood Lines June 14, 15:00 In Keeping the Fire, Maria Lezon and Bozica Radjenovic’s … Continue reading

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Blink goes viral- (or will go viral…. ) that’s what we hope

Without a wordpress video upgrade, I am linking artist/member interviews from yesterday’s opening, posted to youtube by Liana Voia. Liana hosts the radio show Contemplative, Expressive and Imaginative Arts. Her videos present artists, therapists, and practitioners who Liana has interviewed … Continue reading

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Apt 613 warm-up interview and review of Blink with Bozica Radjenovic

This just in! Excerpt from Ania Szneps article “So what makes this gallery any different from what you’d expect to find on Wellington Street? Well, for starters, BLINK asks that its artists utilize both the interior and exterior space “as a laboratory … Continue reading

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BLINK does the RedHead with InHabitus II

Blink Collective is excited to complete their counterpart exchange with the Red Head Collective in Toronto. InHabitus II takes to the road with curator Diane Bond, opening Dec. 6th and running to Dec. 14, annexing material beyond members’ studio and … Continue reading

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Table Top Cosmologies Mapped Out Sept. 19-22

This exhibition explores the table top as a locus of personal and sociological interaction.  As an artist I create sites for dialogue, posing questions, provoking discussion and mapping the character of these conversations as they unfold.  Spills and cup rings, … Continue reading

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Jane Burnstein Steals Stories Sept.5-8

Artist’s statement for “Stealing Stories“:  The mixed-media works in “Stealing Stories” are highly narrative in nature using stolen images drawn from a wide range of historical sources.  I have no final interpretation of these tales, but they are clearly stories … Continue reading

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Our SCOUT: OO7 Collective revisits a nameless monument

From OO7 Collective artists statement: There was much controversy surrounding the Anishinaabe Scout who used to sit at the base of the Champlain monument on Nepean Point in Ottawa. The Assembly of First Nations (AFN), under former National Chief Ovide … Continue reading

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BONES KNEEL IN COMPANY at Blink

bones kneel in company a group exhibition featuring sculpture, video, and performance by MAURA DOYLE // JULIANA PIVATO // LAURA TALER at BLINK Gallery Artists’ statement:  Employing sculpture, performance and timebased media, the exhibition addresses temporality beyond its spatial representation. Performing in resistance to … Continue reading

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Between Shadow and Light: Beth Levin & Jean Jewer

  Artists’ Statement:  Light directs our attention to the obvious. Little effort is required to see an object on which the light shines. But, should we shift our awareness to beyond the obvious, to the shadows and the layers of … Continue reading

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