NOVEMBER 29, 2018 - MARCH 24, 2019 LOCATED ON THE 5TH FLOOR
Mickalene Thomas: Femmes Noires upends and overturns familiar representations and monolithic notions of black women today.
This exhibition, developed in a creative partnership between the AGO and the Contemporary Arts Center of New Orleans, presents a bold collection of Thomas’s vibrant and politically charged paintings, silkscreens, photographs, time-based media and site-specific installations exploring how black women are represented in art and popular culture.
Dawoud Bey: Places in History November 24 – December 22, 2018 Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto
Opening Reception and Book Signing November 24, 2-5pm Guided Tour of the Exhibition with Dawoud Bey November 24, 3pm
Stephen Bulger Gallery presents Places in History, their first solo exhibition of work by Dawoud Bey, presented in conjunction with the release of his most recent monograph Seeing Deeply, published by University of Texas Press, 2018.
For MOCA’s international opening exhibition, BELIEVE explores the beliefs and systems that shape values and behaviours, touching upon some of the fundamental issues of our times. In all, 16 artists from around the world present more than 20 works providing perspectives on how we believe and perceive through a variety of media, materials and disciplines, including sculpture, video, installation, film, collage, printmaking, painting, photography, animation and performance.