articule’s Movie Nights are a series of film screenings presented by members of the centre as a way to learn about their individual practices and to raise some funds for articule. All are welcome!
Following the screening of Gohatto (Taboo), writer Ronald Rose-Antoinette will lead a conversation around the following themes: the rule of loving (and not loving), repetition, rehearsal and betrayal, the production/circulation of desires and the centrifugal dispersal of affection, the law of believing and make believe.
About Gohatto (1999, Nagisa Oshima, dir., 100 min.):
Feminist Cocktail Party!
Come celebrate the end of the year at articule’s annual Cocktail Party, on Friday, December 2, 2016! All the details here!
Closing party for the conference Terms of Privacy: Intimacies, Exposures and Exceptions
articule is pleased to host the Closing party for the conference Terms of Privacy: Intimacies, Exposures and Exceptions, as part of the opening for the exhibition Future Memories, in collaboration with The HTMlles 12 Festival.
Screening: Black Radical Imagination
For a second consecutive year, articule is pleased to collaborate with Black Radical Imagination by presenting the new iteration of their short film programme. Curators Erin Christovale (Los Angeles) and Amir George (Chicago) have selected four films that tackle issues present in lives within the Diaspora. Always addressing the boundaries and limitations that are historically given to people of colour in the realm of the cinematic, these shorts focus on aesthetics of afrofuturism and afrosurrealism through this context.
Artists: Adebukola Bodunrin, Ezra Claytan Daniels, Michele...
Unsettling Settlers of Catan
During the summer of 2016, SAVAC hosted a summer long residency, The Lie of the Land with artist Golboo Amani. The residency consisted of two social practice works that focused on breaking down the myths and fallacies of the colonial expansion and development that often shape the relationships settler colonials have to Turtle Island (North America). Through her work, from space intervention to social practice, Amani uses both real and virtual landscapes to intervene in the settler colonial narrative. From this residency she created the game Unsettling Settlers of Catan, which aims to research...
Table Setting #1
Following articule’s Montréal Monochrome IV: Study Hall, members of the Fabulous Committee present Table Setting, a dinner conversation series seeking to create more spaces at articule for Indigenous and people of colour artists, educators, activists, and community members to speak with each other.
Table Setting will take place in two parts: the first will be an open table discussion moderated by a special guest, a porous centre table of conversation where participants come to and away from as the conversation shifts. Dinner will be served as the second...