Vtape and Images Festival co-present “Safe Keeping: Vtape and the artists whose works live in our care,” curated by Kiera Boult and Dustin Lawrence, available for viewing here, May 27-June 9. ⊕
Past Events Archive
This year we commissioned Vtape artist Annapurna Kumar to animate our Vtape logo which will premiere a this year’s Images Festival! Annapurna Kumar is a Los Angeles-based filmmaker whose animated films are about the advancement of technology and the tension… ⊕
Please join us for a conversation with Vtape artist, filmmaker Glace Lawrence and critic, curator and thinker Sarah-Tai Black. This conversation will be followed by questions from special guests Cameron Bailey, artistic director and co-head of TIFF; Andrea Fatona, OCADU Professor and founder of State of Blackness Database, and others. ⊕
On Friday, March 26, 2021, all of program 8 will be made available, and curator Shalon Webber-Heffernan will be in conversation with artists Ursula Biemann, Shelley Niro, prOphecy sun, and Sharon Isaac at 7pm EDT on Zoom Live. ⊕
Congratulations to Bonnie Devine and Cheryl L’Hirondelle, who are among this year’s recipients of the Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts! ⊕
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.