A pioneer of interdisciplinary art practice, Dennis Tourbin produced a distinctive body of work integrating the written word with painting, drawing, video, and performance. Fom the 1970s until his death in 1998, Tourbin’s prescient work engaged with mass media, taking a particular focus on the October Crisis.
The acclaimed American artist Sharon Hayes is an attentive listener. She is attuned to present-day voices, with an ear to the reverberations of voices from the past. Her works take the form of various “speech acts” that address the intertwining of history, politics, love, and public speech.