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Studio arts, Conferences & lectures

Conversations in Contemporary Art Presents Jaret Vadera

In collaboration with EAHR/Media (Ethnocultural Art Histories Research in Media) and the Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies in Society and Culture (CISSC)

Date and time
Date & time

February 15, 2019
6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Where
Where

De Seve Cinema
J.W. McConnell Building
1400 De Maisonneuve W.
Sir George Williams Campus

Cost
Cost

No Fee

Wheelchair accessible
Wheelchair accessible

Yes

Contact
Contact

Sky Goodden

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Admission for all Conversations in Contemporary Art events is free and open to the general public. Seating is first come, first serve. The lectures will be held in English.

Tous les événements du programme Conversation in Contemporary Art sont gratuits et ouverts au public. Les sièges sont assignés selon le principe du premier arrivé, premier servi. Les conférences se dérouleront en anglais.


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In this artist talk and conversation, Jaret Vadera will discuss key arcs, propositions, and questions guiding his multifarious practice.

Bio
Jaret Vadera is a transdisciplinary artist whose work explores how different social, technological, and cognitive processes shape and control the ways that we understand the world around and within us. Vadera's practice is influenced by cognitive science, post/de-colonial theory, science fiction, Buddhist philosophy, and the study of impossible objects.

Vadera's paintings, prints, photographs, videos, and installations have been exhibited widely at venues such as: the Queens Museum, MoMA, the Smithsonian APAC, Asia Society Museum, Aga Khan Museum, Maraya Art Centre, and the Bhau Daji Lad Museum.

Vadera completed his undergraduate education at OCAD University and Cooper Union School of Art. He received his MFA from the Yale School of Art in New Haven.

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Jaret Vadera discutera des principales démarches, propositions et questions qui orientent sa pratique éclectique.

Biographie
Jaret Vadera est un artiste interdisciplinaire dont le travail explore comment différents processus sociaux, technologiques et cognitifs façonnent et dominent les manières dont nous comprenons le monde qui nous entoure et se trouve en nous. Sa pratique est influencée par les sciences cognitives, les théories postcoloniales et décoloniales, la science-fiction, la philosophie bouddhiste et l’étude des objets impossibles.
 
L’artiste a présenté ses tableaux, impressions, photographies, vidéos et installations dans de nombreux lieux d’exposition, notamment au Queens Museum, au MoMA, au Smithsonian APAC, à l’Asia Society Museum, à l’Aga Khan Museum, au Maraya Art Centre et au Bhau Daji Lad Museum.

Jaret Vadera a effectué ses études de premier cycle à l’Université de l’École d’art et de design de l’Ontario et à la Cooper Union School of Art. Il est titulaire d’une maîtrise ès beaux-arts de la Yale School of Art, à New Haven.

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Related Links:
Jaret Vadera
The Department of Studio Arts - MFA Program
Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies in Society and Culture (CISSC)
EAHR | Media (Ethnocultural Art Histories Research in Media)

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