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Nicol-noeasywalk

June 04, 2014

York professor’s documentary charts the struggle to decriminalize homosexuality in India

Nancy Nicol’s latest documentary, "No Easy Walk to Freedom", charts the struggle to decriminalize homosexuality in contemporary India. It premiered June 1 at Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival. Read more

Joysanne Sidimus

May 12, 2014

Selma Odom Lecture by Joysanne Sidimus spotlights legendary choreographer George Balanchine

Renowned dance artist and educator Joysanne Sidimus presents a free public talk on the George Balanchine Trust and Foundation as the featured speaker for the 2014 Selma Odom Lecture. Read more

Dkhan

May 08, 2014

Goldfarb Summer Institute in Visual Arts focuses on sonic art

Sound has definitely arrived in the arts, particularly in sound art and sound studies, but is it a destination? That’s the key question that will be explored during Sonic Practices in X Actions at the... Read more

Painting titled Mirror Mirror. Oil on canvas. 36in by 72in.

March 28, 2014

Art meets business at the Schulich School’s Nadal Management Centre

The 2014 edition of the exhibition Art @ Suite 500 opens for a year-long run at the Schulich School of Business Miles S. Nadal Mangement Centre. Read more

Scene from Michael Snow's film Corpus Callosum

March 11, 2014

Corpus Collegium - Screening & conversation with artist Michael Snow

Acclaimed Canadian artist Michael Snow is featured in CORPUS COLLEGIUM, a presentation of Sensorium: Centre for Digital Arts & Technology and the Open Media Lab. Read more

Photo: Natalie Jeremijenko

February 21, 2014

Natalie Jeremijenko gives an xLECTURE on the xCLINIC

Boundary-pushing artist, engineer and inventor Natalie Jeremijenko is the featured speaker for the 2014 Wendy Michener Lecture in the Faculty of Fine Arts March 5. Read more

Soldiers-tale

February 17, 2014

Theatre prof Michael Greyeyes premieres new dance/theatre work about the toll of war

Theatre Professor Michael Greyeye premieres his dance/theatre production "A Soldier’s Tale" at Toronto’s Harbourfront Centre Feb 20-22. It explores the effect of war on two soldiers – a veteran of... Read more

Marie France Forcier

February 07, 2014

Rising choreographers bring “Body of Minds” to the stage

Seven rising choreographers in the MFA Program in Dance showcase their creative research in premiere performances of solo and ensemble works. Read more

Blackmedeaplaybill

February 07, 2014

Canada’s leading black theatre company archives its materials at York

York theatre graduate Melanie Hague took her prof's advice and donated posters, programs, costume sketches and other records from Obsidian Theatre Company to York University's archives. Read more

LandSlide Possible Futures

January 29, 2014

Artists present public talks on their work in the “LAND|SLIDE: Possible Futures” exhibition

Sensorium, Centre for Digital Arts and Technology Research presents a series of public talks by artists featured in the massive public art exhibition LAND|SLIDE: Possible Futures Read more