Performing Action: Portraits of Protest
Date:
July 5, 2018 to August 18, 2018

This past spring the Latcham Gallery offered an open call to artist across Ontario, looking for artwork that engages with the themes of activism and advocacy.  We wanted to offer a space for artists whose work challenges the status quo, speaking to issues that impact their own lives and the lives of those around them.  The resulting exhibition entitled, Performing Action: Portraits of Protest, connects the works of Joyce Crago, Christina Margaretha, Cheryl Pagurek and Lorraine Parow who each offer their own perspective on what it looks like to take action and make oneself visible.  The works are primarily lens-based, still a