Poetry x and Tea
In this unique video series produced and created by PHI, artists freely explore the interplay between rhymes and sounds, sharing a quiet moment of introspection with us.
Lydia describes herself as a fine, albeit grumpy, human being, the surprising result of genetic mixing for parents bewildered by their born-to-rebel daughter diagnosed with giftedness, ADHD, and oppositional defiant disorder. After taking first place at the Francouvertes music festival in 2017–a feat she refers to as the great purgatory of emergence–this poetic-synthetic, all-terrain, multi-instrumentalist impressed us with her finely chiselled pop and her songwriter’s DNA. Not surprising that she chose Gaston Miron, Quebec’s national poet, who combines formal and informal language, words of snow, and words of love in his quest for repatriation.
« je n'ai jamais voyagé vers autre pays que toi mon pays »
"I have never travelled toward another country but you, my country"
Oct 5 → Jan 6
Gathering over forty recent works, DHC/ART’s inaugural exhibition by conceptual artist Marc Quinn is the largest ever mounted in North America and the artist’s first solo show in Canada
Feb 22 → May 25
Six artists present works that in some way critically re-stage films, media spectacles, popular culture and, in one case, private moments of daily life
Jul 4 → Oct 19
This poetic and often touching project speaks to us all about our relation to the loved one
Nov 30 → Mar 29
DHC/ART Foundation for Contemporary Art is pleased to present the North American premiere of Christian Marclay’s Replay, a major exhibition gathering works in video by the internationally acclaimed artist
May 21 → Sep 27
DHC/ART is pleased to present Particles of Reality, the first solo exhibition in Canada of the celebrated Israeli artist Michal Rovner, who divides her time between New York City and a farm in Israel
Oct 16 → Nov 22
The inaugural DHC Session exhibition, Living Time, brings together selected documentation of renowned Taiwanese-American performance artist Tehching Hsieh’s One Year Performances and the films of young Dutch artist, Guido van der Werve
Jan 29 → May 9
Eija-Liisa Ahtila’s film installations experiment with narrative storytelling, creating extraordinary tales out of ordinary human experiences
Jun 30 → Nov 14
For more than thirty years, Jenny Holzer’s work has paired text and installation to examine personal and social realities