artist talk

Artist Talk: Carmen Mattear

Sunday, March 26th at 3:30pm, 404 York Road

 

Are you curious about Carmen Mattear, our Hard and Soft: Ed Video Artist in Resident? Do you want to know what she's been up to and learn more about her artistic practice? Join us Sunday, March 26th at Ed Video (404 York Road) at 3:30pm for an artist talk by Carmen!

Carmen Mattear (born 2000) is a multidisciplinary artist who collects media as data and finds patterns through method, and are then translated and expressed as sound installation, sculpture, video, and VR. Her practice is informed by cinema, music, television, and family relations. For Mattear, art is about creating organized chaos, in which anecdotes emerge, revealing our positive humanism. Mattear currently lives in Guelph, ON and holds a Bachelor of Arts Honours, with Distinction, in Studio Art from the University of Guelph, where she also completed a minor in Psychology.

This internship opportunity is presented as part of the “Digital Skills for Youth” program coordinated by the Independent Media Arts Alliance and funded by the Department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada.

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Ed Video presents media arts programming and cultural events.  

From 2008 to 2014, Ed Video Gallery at 40 Baker Street hosted hundreds of activities including exhibitions, screenings, concerts, artist talks, workshops, book launches, dance recitals, theatre rehearsals, video shoots, social events and more. Since moving to 404 York Road, Ed Video no longer has its own gallery, but instead programs off-site exhibitions and events both locally and elsewhere.

Programming at Ed Video is primarily funded by the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ontario Arts Council.