Open May 8-June 10. Mon.–Fri. 11am–6pm, Sat. 1–5pm. Bachir/Yerex Presentation Space, 4th floor, 401 Richmond St. West. Tong Lam’s series meticulously documents contemporary China’s outdoor film phenomena, where films are sometimes screened next to dancing people, and where propaganda films have to compete with images of conspicuous consumption. ⊕
Past Events Archive
Special Presentation @Vtape .…being with SHELLEY NIRO A day with Shelley Niro and her video work offered some older titles and a brand new feature. Mid-day, Wanda Nanibush, Canadian and Indigenous Curator, Art Gallery of Ontario, was invited to engage… ⊕
Vtape presents its annual distributor screening at the Oberhausen International Short Film Festival with CFMDC, featuring recent works from our distribution collection. ⊕
April 10–May 4. Open Mon.-Fri. 10am–5pm, Sat 1:-5pm, The Bachir/Yerex Presentation Space, 4th floor, 401 Richmond St. W.
Sirenomelia, the Mermaid Syndrome, is a rare condition – but in this video by Lithuanian artist Emilija Škarnulytė, it becomes a poetic device allowing the artist to inhabit a world of double mythologies. ⊕
This year’s winners of the Governor General’s Lifetime Achievement Award in Visual and Media Arts – Stephen Andrews, Marlene Creates, Ali Kazimi and Andrew James Paterson – join the 22 other artists whose works are in distribution at Vtape who… ⊕
Since opening our doors in 1983, Vtape has produced an impressive list of exhibitions and publications. Events from recent years are represented here in this archive. This on-line resource reflects a unique combination of event-based programming and education dedicated to the development of video artists and new and diverse audiences. The Past Events Archive is organized starting with the most recent events, and moving backwards through history.