Opening Reception: Erika De Freitas ; It Was In The Air, As They Say.

Things to do
0 Love It
Save it
Opening Reception: Erika De Freitas ; It Was In The Air, As They Say.
More Less
GALLERY 44 says
Vitrines Exhibition Opening:

; it was in the air as they say., explores loss and ritual through the lens of the artist’s relationship with her mother, referencing their differing experiences with Catholicism and the tension deeply enmeshed within.

Erika DeFreitas is a Toronto-based emerging conceptual artist. She explores the influence of language, loss and culture on the formation of identity through performance, public interventions, relational exchanges, photographic documentation and textile-based works. DeFreitas is a graduate of the Masters of Visual Studies Program at the University of Toronto and has exhibited projects in artist-run centres in Canada. Recent and upcoming exhibition sites include The Art Gallery of Mississauga, Centre [3] for Print and Media Arts, Pollock Gallery at the Southern Methodist University in Texas, Gallery TPW, A Space Gallery, Propeller Centre for Visual Arts in Toronto, the Houston Museum of African American Culture, performances with the 7a*11d International Festival of Performance Art, and a residency at Mentoring Artists for Women's Art (MAWA) in Winnipeg. www.erikadefreitas.com
More Less

By: GALLERY 44