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Urban Field Speakers Series
2006 Programme

Programmed by Janine Marchessault and Scott McLeod

November 17, 2005
A film and video screening curated by Karyn Sandlos and featuring works by Lise Brin & Jason van Horne, Libby Hague, Carolynne Hew, Will Kwan, John Marriott, Leslie Peters and Paulette Phillips.

January 19, 2006
José Roca
The curator of the Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango (Bogotá) and member of the curatorial team for the 27th São Paulo Biennial speaks on the politics of public art.

February 9, 2006
R. Murray Schafer
Lewis Kaye, moderator

The iconoclastic composer and notorious anti-urbanist speaks on the sound of the city. Moderated by sound artist and media-sciences researcher Lewis Kaye.

March 2, 2006
Runa Islam and Kenneth Hayes
London-based video artist Runa Islam engages in a discussion with architectural historian Kenneth Hayes.

March 30, 2006
Cuauhtémoc Medina
Dot Tuer, moderator

The associate curator of Latin American art at the Tate Modern speaks on the challenges faced by contemporary Latin American artists. Moderated by Dot Tuer, author of Mining the Media Archive.

April 26, 2006
Anthony Vidler
Andrew Payne, moderator

The dean of the Cooper Union School of Architecture and author of Warped Space: Architecture and Anxiety in Modern Culture speaks on the Situationist International. Moderated by Andrew Payne, professor in the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design at the University of Toronto. With a screening curated by Sarah Robayo Sheridan and featuring work by André Lehmann.

Project Supporters
Canada Council for the Arts
Ontario Arts Council

Associate Presenter
Visible City Project and Archive, York University

Event Partners
South Asian Visual Arts Collective (SAVAC)