Past Events Archive

Tong Lam: Moving Images, Moving People

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. 

…being with Shelley Niro

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 at Oberhausen

Vtape presents its annual distributor screening at the Oberhausen International Short Film Festival with CFMDC, featuring recent works from our distribution collection. 

Emilija Škarnulytė: Sirenomelia

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.