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ESSAY + PUBLICATION: Borderless, Stateless (Themed Commission 2023)

Borderless, Stateless‘s curatorial essay is written by Karina Iskandrsjah and Christina Oyawale.

Publication designed by Christina Oyawale, featuring illustration design by Michael DeForge.

“Borderless, Stateless” presents new works by international and local artists Francisca Jimenez Ortegate, Kasra Goodarznezhad, Lawrence Bird, and Tangent Collective (Yantong Li, Beichen Zhang and Shengxu Jin), which were produced during the 2023 Themed Commission – Trinity Square Video’s …

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ARTISTS’ TALK: Borderless, Stateless (2023 Themed Commission)

ARTISTS’ TALK: Borderless, Stateless (2023 Themed Commission)

Saturday, 02 September, 11AM EST

Tangent Collective, Lawrence Bird, Kasra Goodarznezhad, Francisca Jimenez Ortegate

Moderated by Karina Iskandarsjah

Please join us in conversation with the artists who were part of this year’s Themed Commission residency, “Borderless, Stateless” next week!

RSVP on eventbrite or email karina@trinitysquarevideo.com for the zoom link

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EXHIBITION: Borderless, Stateless (Themed Commission 2023)

02 August – 02 September 2023

Featuring works by Francisca Jimenez Ortegate, Kasra Goodarznezhad, Lawrence Bird and Tangent Collective (Yantong Li, Beichen Zhang and Shengxu Jin)

Curated by Christina Oyawale and Karina Iskandrsjah

OPENING RECEPTION: Wednesday, 02 August, 5-8pm

“Borderless, Stateless” presents new works by international and local artists Francisca Jimenez Ortegate, Kasra Goodarznezhad, Lawrence Bird, and Tangent Collective, which …

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Borderless, Stateless [Themed Commission Residency 2023]

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Borderless, Stateless [Themed Commission Residency 2023]

Deadline: May 2, 2023

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Calling all artists, curators, and creative technologists interested in the topic of borders and states! 

Trinity Square Video is seeking submissions for our annual Themed Commission: a summer residency and exhibition program inviting artists, designers, filmmakers and other creatives to produce or workshop new projects in a …

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FREE WORKSHOP: Weaving Websites as Intro to HTML by Sarah Holloway

Frobel’s Occupations *updated*: weaving websites as an introduction to HTML

A FREE WORKSHOP BY SARAH HOLLOWAY

*MAX 10 PARTICIPANTS* RSVP: Jenny@trinitysquarevideo.com

Weaving and computation have a long shared history. The first mechanized loom, The Jacquard Loom, used a punch card system akin to the punch cards used to code early computers. Weaving has long been considered a rudimentary skill. …

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Ecologies & Cosmologies [Themed Commission 2022]

A multi-site exhibition across Tkaronto.

5 – 31 August, 2022

Featuring works by Sidi Chen, Jenna Reid + Cassandra Myers, Laura Margaret Ramsey, Shonee, Sarah Holloway, and Maria Simmons

Co-presented by Trinity Square Video, Lakeshore Arts, Whippersnapper Gallery, Critical Distance Centre for Curators, and SpaceMakerII.

Ecologies & Cosmologies presents the 2022 Themed Commissions, which were produced over a …

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Themed Commission Residency 2022

We are pleased to announce the artists selected for our annual themed commission: Jenna Reid & Cassandra Myers, Sarah Holloway, Lena Phillips, Laura Margaret Ramsey, Shonee, Maria Simmons, and Sidi Chen. This year’s open call, titled Ecologies & Cosmologies invites project proposals that explore and critique different forms of interdependency, networks of life, and destabilize fixed entities/identities/borders through technological, ecological or cosmological metaphors.

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