Current Resident: Feb 1, 2023–Apr 30, 2023
Canada Council for the Arts
Janet Jones’ paintings evoke abstract impressions of our modern urban world and cyber cities where the real, virtual, local, and global collide to form a techno-sublime environment.
Janet Jones has exhibited work at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Canada; Patrick Mikhail Gallery, Canada; and Kunsthalle Erfurt, Germany, among others.
Current Resident: Mar 1, 2023–May 31, 2023
Eda Gecikmez’s work focuses on gender, identity, and urban politics in relation to the body and space. She connects social and political change to art history and emphasizes both the past and a potential future.
Eda Gecikmez has exhibited work at Goethe Institut, Ankara; Ashkal Alwan, Beitur; DEPO; and Istanbul, among others.edagecikmez.com
Residents from Turkey
Current Resident: Mar 1, 2023–Apr 30, 2023
Mikhail Tolmachev is a visual artist working with sound, video, photography, and spatial installations. His research-based practice explores the relationship between images, power, and the politically mediated production reality, as well as the fractures of representation and the violent history of visibility.
Mikhail Tolmachev has exhibited work at Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Russia; Badischer Kunstverein, Germany; and the 2015 Kyiv Biennial, Ukraine, among others.mikhailtolmachev.net