Events

Publication Launch- Jon Davies' article on Amy Lockhart's exhibition "Ladies"

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 to Sunday, November 25, 2012

Forest City Gallery proudly presents "Bigger Than Life," article written by Jon Davies responding to Amy Lockhart's exhibition "Ladies," that was previously on display at Forest City Gallery from June 22nd to July 20th 2012.

Please click on the link below to read the article "Bigger Than Life", or use this link: http://issuu.com/forestcitygallery/docs/amylockhart-ladies-publication/1

Jon Davies is a writer and curator based in Toronto. In 2009, Arsenal Pulp Press published his book on Paul Morrissey's film Trash (1970). He has curated numerous screenings and exhibitions including the touring retrospective People Like Us: The Gossip of Colin Campbell (2008) for the Oakville Galleries, where he is currently Assistant Curator, as well as Ryan Trecartin: Any Ever (2010, with Helena Reckitt) and Coming After (2011-12) for The Power Plant.

Amy Lockhart is a filmmaker, animator and artist, whose artwork and award winning films have been exhibited and screened internationally. Lockhart studied at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design and has been a resident artist at Calgary’s Quickdraw Animation Society, Strutts Gallery, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and The California Institute of the Arts. Her work has received international acclaim and been collected by public and private art institutions and film festivals across the globe. Lockhart has received fellowship at the National Film Board of Canada and support for the Canada Council for the Arts.