EVENTS: MAY 14 – MAY 21

 

  • CONVERSATIONS WITH CURATORS

A Roundtable Series

SRIMOYEE MITRA

Wednesday, May 14 at 6:30 – 8:00 pm

University of Toronto Art Centre

15 King’s College Circle, Toronto

RSVP here (space is limited)

Moderated by Marsya Maharani (CADN, MFA ’15)

Programmed by Renée van der Avoird, Marsya Maharani, and Vicki Kwon

Conversations with Curators aims to facilitate discussion on current approaches and methodologies in curating contemporary art between emerging curators and professionals working in the field. Each month, guest speakers and attendees are invited to form an interactive dialogue within an intimate roundtable format.

Join us for our last roundtable with Srimoyee Mitra

Srimoyee Mitra is a curator and writer. She has worked as the Art Writer for publications in India such as Time Out Mumbai and Art India Magazine. From 2008-2011 she was Programming Co-ordinator of SAVAC (South Asian Visual Arts Centre) in Toronto where curatorial projects included Crossing Lines: An Intercultural Dialogue at the Glenhyrst Art Gallery, Brantford. Mitra has participated in conferences across Canada, most recent ones being Critical Dialogues in Curatorial and Art Practices organized by the Ontario Arts Council in March 2013 and York University’s Connect/ Reconnect in fall 2012, where she was the keynote speaker. She has been published in Scapegoat Journal, Fuse and C Magazine in Canada and is currently the Curator of Contemporary Art, Art Gallery of Windsor where her ongoing exhibition Border Cultures: Part One (homes, land) was awarded the “2013 Exhibition of the Year” at the 36th OAAG Awards.

For inquiries, please contact Emily Fitzpatrick at  em.fitzpatrick@utoronto.ca

University of Toronto Art Centre (UTAC)

Location: 15 King’s College Circle, Toronto, ON M5S 3H7

www.utac.utoronto.ca