Tag Archives: Yves Klein

CALVIN’S NOT THE COOLEST KLEIN

In Grade 6 I wrote a speech on “Fads, Fashion and Trends”. I went on to win the public speaking contest for my school and with butterflies banging about in my stomach I boldly declared my passionate pursuit (that I sensed was shared) to source out the latest and greatest. I always had a knack [...]

NEW FORCES IN FRENCH DESIGN Pt 3: Didier Fiuza Faustino

Didier Fiuza Faustino: Bodies, Restrictions and Moves. Another great lecture! Unfortunately the final one. I am very disappointed this series has come to its end. I learned so much, was engaged by each speaker and would have loved to sit in on many more. Thanks to Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD U), Claire [...]

INTO THE VOID

Billboard outside Mercer Union for exhibit “Changing Stakes: Contemporary Art Dialogues with Dubai”. On bright September afternoon I stepped into artist centre, Mercer Union, for the first time. I have had a desire to go there since I saw Sarah Robayo Sheridan, Director of Exhibitions at Mercer, interview Edgar B. Howard of Checkboard Films after [...]