News

31 Mar

CAFKA.14: IT SHOULD ALWAYS BE THIS WAY

MAY 31 - JUNE 29, 2014 CAFKA – Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener and Area announced the line-up of its 9th exhibition of contemporary visual art in the public spaces of the Waterloo Region.   CAFKA will present more than 16 original installations, performances and projections by contemporary artists in civic squares, storefronts, parks and community atriums in Kitchener, Waterloo, and Cambridge.   Artists featured in CAFKA.14 will be Jefferson Campbell-Cooper (Hillsburgh, ON), Darren Copeland &...

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Events

24 Mar

Pascal Dufaux: The Cosmos in Which We Live, Chapter II at the Kitchener Studio Project to March 28

Pascal Dufaux: The Cosmos In Which We Live, Chapter II Montreal artist Pascal Dufaux presents his new video kinetic installation, the Cosmos In Which We Live, Chapter II at the Kitchener Studio Project, 44 Gaukel Street, Kitchener from 4 to 6 PM Monday through Friday until March 28. Pascal Dufaux's installation is part of his residency in the Christie/CAFKA Artist-in-Residence program.   An essay by Tibra Ali and a notes on the work by the artist can be found on the...

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Tours and Talks

08 Jan

Rick Lowe
7PM /// Kitchener City Hall Rotunda /// 200 King Street West, Kitchener, ON

Musagetes and CAFKA - Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener and Area are pleased to announce that internationally renowned artist and social practice pioneer Rick Lowe will be speaking as part of the Big Ideas in Art and Culture Lecture Series.   Houston-based artist Rick Lowe is the founder of Project Row Houses, an arts and cultural community located in Houston, Texas. In 1993, moved by the imminent demolition of several blocks of shotgun-style houses in the neighbourhood - one of the city’s oldest...

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CAFKA.TV

Big Ideas in Art and Culture: Rick Lowe

Rick Lowe spoke at the Kitchener City Hall as part of the Big Ideas in Art and Culture lecture series.    Houston-based artist Rick Lowe is the founder of Project Row Houses, an arts and...

  • Big Ideas in Art and Culture: Postcommodity

    Postcommodity is a transdisciplinary artist collective based in the American Southwest. Members of the Postcommodity art collective Kade L. Twist, Cristóbal Martínez and Nathan Young spoke at...
  • CAFKA@The Walper Hotel: Manuela Lalic

    Manuela Lalic's Freedom Prototype, for the exhibition CAFKA@The Walper Hotel, is a mixed media installation that submerges a ten-speed touring bicycle in a mass of paperclips and cacti. See more at:...
  • Big Ideas in Art and Culture: Krzysztof Wodiczko

    Musagetes and CAFKA - Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener and Area presented internationally renowned media artist Krzysztof Wodiczko as part of the Big Ideas in Art and Culture Lecture Series in...
  • Christie/CAFKA Artist in Residence: Dylan Reibling

    Toronto-based filmmaker and interactive artist Dylan Reibling has been working in Kitchener as part of the Christie/CAFKA Artist in Residence program. Originally from Baden, Ontario, Dylan Reibling...

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