La Machine: “The Spirit of the Dragon-Horse, With Stolen Wings” (Ottawa, Canada)

Making its debut in North America, La Machine will captivate the public with its travelling urban theatre in the streets of downtown Ottawa.

Wandering around in public spaces, the protagonists will invade the heart of the capital in a show entitled “The Spirit of the Dragon-Horse, With Stolen Wings”. They will live among us for 24 hours a day over the course of four days as they pursue their quest and fulfill their destiny.

BioART: Collaborating with Life at Karsh-Masson Gallery (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

Curator: Jennifer Willet

April 28 to May 31, 2015
Opening reception: Thursday, April 30, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Bioart is art that uses biological media in the production of art. Stemming from a long tradition of land art, taxidermy and indigenous arts practices, Bioart is a growing field in Canada and abroad. This group exhibition explores contemporary collaborations between human artists and other species in the lab, the wilderness and cities towards the production of biological artworks.

Presented by Artengine, INCUBATOR Lab, the City of Ottawa and the NAC’s Ontario Scene