José Andrés Mora: The Mornings in Reverse

José Andrés Mora, A sunset is a sunrise in reverse. The parenthesis of my day opened, against my will to sleep, before dawn, and would close, against my will to sleep, after dusk. 2022. Inkjet on Hahnemühle Agave Fibre. 48 x 48”

José Andrés Mora: The Mornings in Reverse

March 12 – May 14, 2022
Artist talk: March 17 at 7pm | Click here to register
Reception: April 23, 1-4pm

Artspace Peterborough is excited to present The Mornings in Reverse, an exhibition by José Andrés Mora, from Saturday, March 12 to Saturday, May 14, 2022.

The Mornings in Reverse invites us to consider the relationship between memory and anxiety through the lens of reflection.

Through light, text, and landscape, Mora creates contemplative and uncertain circumstances for audiences. By engaging our desire to decode, translate, and understand, the work in this exhibition shifts us into uneasiness, imparting feelings of dislocation and displacement.

The Mornings in Reverse will include a forthcoming digital publication with an essay by Camila Salcedo. The exhibition is made possible through support from the Ontario Art Council Exhibition Assistance program.

Bio
José Andrés Mora (Toronto, Ontario) is a Venezuelan-Canadian artist who creates work in interdisciplinary media that reflects the intimate politics of language with a particular focus on experiences around displacement, cultural hybridity, and assimilation.

About Artspace
Artspace is a non-profit, artist-run centre that has assisted artists with the presentation of new work for over 40 years. Artspace engages and informs the public about contemporary approaches to art, advocates for artists and nurtures dialogue across disciplines, cultures and perspectives.

Contact
Lucas Cabral
Artistic Director/Curator
lucas@artspaceptbo.ca
705-748-3883

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