Critical Painting Perspectives with Laura Lewis

  • Monday, October 3, 2022
  • 9:00am – 10:30am
  • Online Event

This reading group is dedicated to exploring ideas, practices, theory and criticism with respect to contemporary painting. Start the month (and morning) with paint! Join the conversation on the first Monday of every month at 9 am, to discuss the selected reading over a virtual cup of coffee. Interested in participating? Email laura@mawa.ca for links to the month’s short accessible article and the Zoom meet-up.

Reading for October
Jordan Casteel Won't Let You Look Away By Zoë Lescaze, 2020
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/14/arts/design/jordan-casteel-new-museum.html

For women and gender minority painters. Email laura@mawa.ca to register.

  • Photo of Laura Lewis in front of a pink background looking at the camera while holding palette knives over her head. Lewis has fair skin and long wavy blond hair with bangs.

    Laura Lewis is a queer visual artist originally from Halifax, and a 2018 graduate from the BFA Honours program, School of Art, University of Manitoba who is currently based in Winnipeg. Lewis’s conceptual figurative painting practice explores philosophical questions concerning identity and sexuality.