Wednesday January 16th, 2013
Posted at 10:00am
Artcite Inc., Windsor’s non-profit, Artist-Run Centre for the Contemporary Arts, is celebrating it’s 30th year in the community with a world-class roster of Artcite alumni, featuring recent works from award-winning artists from Canada, the United States and Europe.
Artcite pioneered the showing of cutting-edge performance, video, installation and public art in our region, and through our member-juried selection process, has led the way in bringing the newest and best of contemporary art to local and national attention. O
Their Anniversary celebration show titled 30 X 30 have been split into two long-running exhibitions.
Part one is now in the gallery and highlights the works of some of their favourite alumni through the years. It features photography, video, sculpture, multimedia installations, painting, drawings and prints. This Saturday at 7pm, they will have a gala reception for the show.
The in September, they will have part two of the celebration, which will feature new works by 15 emerging artists, nominated by the artists showing in part one, along with their board and programming committee.
Artcite is located in the Capitol Theatre building on University Avenue west. For more information, check out their website.