Syrus Marcus Ware, whose work is currently featured in We Can’t Compete at the Main Gallery, will be on campus March 6 – 7th for two main events:
Love Letters to Activists
Thrusday, March 6th
Performance begins at 4PM in the Main Gallery.
Friday, March 7th
Syrus Marcus Ware is a visual artist, community activist, researcher, youth-advocate and educator. He is the Program Coordinator of the AGO Youth Program, Art Gallery of Ontario. As a visual artist, Syrus works within the mediums of painting, installation and performance to challenge systemic oppression. Syrus’ work explores the spaces between and around identities; acting as provocations to our understandings of gender, sexuality and race. His work has been exhibited at the Art Gallery of York University (AGYU), Gladstone Hotel, ASpace Gallery, Harbourfront Centre, SPIN Gallery and other galleries across the city. His work has been reproduced in FUSE Magazine, The Globe and Mail, THIS Magazine, Blackness and Sexualities amongst others. His work has also been included in several academic journals including Small Axe and Women and Environment International.
Visit syrusmarcusware.com for more info.
Start Date & Time: March 6, 2014 4:00pm
End Date & Time: March 6, 2014 6:00pm
Venue: U of L Main Gallery