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Current Resident: Oct 1, 2019–Dec 31, 2019

Wang Shikuo Foundation, Today Art Museum

Studio #202


Chunhua Zhang

Chunhua Zhang considers painting as a medium that maximizes freedom of expression, one that allows him to communicate with his viewers through texture and traces of repeated alteration. In his works, scenes and objects appear in the “past tense.”

Chunhua Zhang participated in the 13th Havana Biennial; 11th Florence biennale 2017; and is involved in the contemporary Chinese art scene in Toronto. 

Current Resident: Oct 1, 2019–Dec 31, 2019

Sobey Art Awards

Studio #204


Lou Sheppard

Lou Sheppard works with score, systems of notation, translation and metaphor to explore the performative powers of data and language. They have worked with a wide variety of source texts-diagnostic criteria from the DSM V, field recordings of birdsong, sea ice tracking data, executive management principles, government policy among others, to create scores, musical compositions, choreographies, and performances. Their work often leads them to collaborate with other artists, including musicians, visual artists and performing artists.

Lou Sheppard has exhibited work at the Toronto Biennial; Simon Fraser University, Vancouver; and the Antarctic Biennial, Antarctica/Moscow, among others.

Current Resident: Sep 1, 2019–Feb 29, 2020

Senate Department for Culture and Europe, Berlin

Studio #205


Anton Kats

Anton Kats is an artist and musician. Kats’ practice derives from informal everyday relationships and takes form of installations, performances, sound and radio interventions, and learning sites. He is concerned with the interplay between pragmatic and aesthetic dimensions of his practice.

Anton Kats’ works have been exhibited and performed in the Serpentine Galleries, Tate Modern, The Showroom, all London; Bergen Kunsthall; 10th Berlin Biennale; Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin; and documenta 14, Athens and Kassel.

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