Representing the Personal symposium, June 21, 22


Greetings! MediaNet invites you to attend our upcoming Symposium, “Representing the Personal.” The events take place at Open Space (510 Fort St.) this coming Thursday, June 21 and Friday, June 22.

June 21

1. Screening and artists’ talks

On June 21, at 7 pm, we will be screening films and videos by Deirdre Logue (Toronto), and Farheen Haq (Victoria), and a short work by Lysanne Thibodeau (Montreal), followed by a talk by the three artists about the use of the personal in their work.

Deirdre Logue :
Farheen Haq:
Lysanne Thibodeau:

June 22

2. MediaNet’s Book Launch

On June 22 at 5:30pm, MediaNet presents the launch of their new publication “Crossing Channels: Essays on Contemporary Media Art in British Columbia,” containing essays by Catlin Lewis, Marie Prince, Jennifer Cane and Bracken Hanuse Corlett

Followed by

3. Lysanne Thibodeau retrospective

On June 22 at 7 pm, MediaNet presents a panorama retrospective of independent film and video works shot in Montreal and Berlin by Quebec filmmaker Lysanne Thibodeau.