Chantal Pontbriand — Moving: 20/20 To 20/40

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AGO - Art Gallery of Ontario says
We'll be livestreaming tonight's lecture:
https://livestream.com/AGO/events/4680760

FREE!
Tickets available Monday, December 14*

On the occasion of her arrival in Toronto as the incoming Director of the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art (MOCCA), renowned curator and critic Chantal Pontbriand joins us for a free talk. The reopening of MOCCA in Spring 2017 will coincide with the launch of Demo-Graphics 1, the international art event planned for the GTA, of which Pontbriand is the founding curator. She will discuss the new horizons she is now pursuing, linking political issues to artistic and institutional practices, in the context of both Toronto's and Canada's new leadership on global agendas.

Presented in partnership with the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art (MOCCA).

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 7pm
Baillie Court, Art Gallery of Ontario

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Chantal Pontbriand was born in Montreal where she co-founded the international art magazine Parachute in 1975 and co-founded the FIND (Festival international de nouvelle danse) in 1985, following several important performance events and festivals she orchestrated in that same city. Her move to Toronto follows a decade in Paris and London where she developed innovative and global projects.

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*TICKET HOLDERS: Your free ticket will guarantee admission if you arrive before 6:50 pm. After 6:50 pm, unclaimed reservations will be released to those in the Rush line.

RUSH SEATS: Any unclaimed seats will be made available to guests in the Rush line 10 minutes prior to the start of the event.
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By: AGO - Art Gallery of Ontario