Dimanche 24 juin 2018 | 14h | GRATUIT
Artscape Youngplace, 180 rue Shaw
Programme en français
Dans le cadre de son exposition individuelle à la Koffler Gallery, José Luis Torres parlera de sa pratique artistique et des manières dont son travail aborde les notions de déracinement, d’adaptation et de construction identitaire, en conversation avec la commissaire Mona Filip.
Présenté avec José Luis Torres: Question d’adaptation
JOSÉ LUIS TORRES: ARTIST & CURATOR TALK
Sunday, June 24, 2018 | 2 PM | FREE
Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw Street
Program in French
In conjunction with his solo exhibition at the Koffler Gallery, José Luis Torres will discuss his artistic practice and the ways in which his work engages notions of displacement, adaptation and identity construction, in a conversation with curator Mona Filip.
Presented together with José Luis Torres: Question d’adaptation
José Luis Torres was born in Argentina and has been living and working in Québec since 2003. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Arts, a Master’s Degree in Sculpture and a degree in Architecture. His work has been showcased in many solo and group exhibitions, as well as public interventions in both Canada and abroad, including Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec (Québec), Human Cities/Places to be (Brussels, Belgium), Museum London (London, ON), The Works Art & Design Festival (Edmonton – Alberta), Manif d’art the Québec City Biennial (Québec), UCCS Gallery of Contemporary Art, (Colorado Springs, USA), Latitude 53 Contemporary Visual Culture (Edmonton, Alberta), X-Border Art Biennial (Rovaniemi, Finland) and CAFKA – Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener and Area (Cambridge, ON), among many others. Torres has also participated in various artist residencies in Canada, Argentina, the United States, Mexico and Europe. More details.