Alex Fischer: ART SHOW
Opening Reception: Saturday, October 22, 2022. 3—6PM
On Through: January 6, 2023
Practice here involves a persistent discovery and wielding of new creative tools, strategies, and ideas.
With an aim to reveal the hybrid and fluid nature of things.
This is an exhibition of 16 prints, some drawn on.
This body is mine but I am not my body.
Art is an unlikely extension of nature.
Assistance as a partnership.
About the Artist
Alex Fischer (b 1986) is a visual artist and digital designer working across developing media. Raised in rural Ontario, Canada and based in Toronto, Fischer has developed bodies of work for public and private enterprises; placed major works in cities across the globe, succeeded as an architectural rendering designer, in online and print, as well as a published monograph (W9). Since receiving a Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours from York University in 2009, they’ve also been an invited juror, mentor, and speaker, continued their academic, technical, and artistic studies, and have raised several solo exhibitions of personal work. This is Fischer’s first solo exhibition of work in Toronto since 2015, and consists of a curated selection from across several bodies of work and years of practice.
About NAMARA Projects
Located in the Dupont Arts Building, NAMARA Projects is a new venue for research, deliberation, and presentation of curatorial work. NAMARA works around the fluctuating borders of the traditional art world. The explorations conducted in the Project Space inform both independent and commissioned presentations. Through our work, we celebrate thoughtful work by contemporary artists; challenge traditions, experimenting with untested methods; and welcome new collaborators and audiences.
About NAMARA Curatorial
NAMARA is a curatorial firm under the direction of Natalie MacNamara. NAMARA bridges the gap between the art world and broader commercial, public, and educational fields. We align partner interests with the goal of producing meaningful and engaging cultural projects.We deliver art strategy, collections, exhibitions, permanent installations, temporary experiential and visual projects in digital and physical space.What sets us apart is our interdisciplinary approach to bringing together client and commissioning bodies’ priorities, with artists’ conceptual and aesthetic faculties. The result is concept-driven, artist-led projects that engage audiences and deliver impact.