Art Now! Speakers' Series Presents: Paola Poletto
Paola Poletto’s work shifts between DIY and institutional-based practices. With both, she’s interested in the representations of collaborative productions. She is Manager of Adult Learning and Residency Programs at the Art Gallery of Ontario. She is also artist coordinator of Oh Dear (2013), Tel-talk (2012) Boredom Fighters! (2008); and co-founder/co-editor of a lit-art zine called Kiss Machine (2000-5). Paola has held programming positions at the City of Mississauga’s Culture Division (2008-13), Design Exchange (2000-8) and the Italian Cultural Institute/Consulate General of Italy (1993-98). She holds an MFA from Western University and BFA from York University.
February 4, 2016, 7pm > NCB 113
This Artist talk is part of "Art Now!", a course offered by the Department of Visual Arts at Western University. The course focuses on current contemporary art production, both locally, nationally and internationally. All Artist Talks are FREE and OPEN to the Public! For more information or to enroll in the course, visit: www.uwo.ca/visarts