07 Sep

LÈCHE VITRINE: Mélika Hashemi

CAFKA and Open Sesame are pleased to anounce the latest edition of LÈCHE VITRINE: Open Sesame Project Window. Mélika Hashemi's Ma'jooj will be on view in the project space at OPEN SESAME: ART, BOOKS, AND OBJECTS, 220 King Street West in Kitchener through October 2018. A reception for the artist will take place on Friday, September 7, at 6 PM. All are welcome.

Melika Hashemi is a Canadian artist working primarily in photography, sculpture, and installation. Her work is informed by her...

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28 Jun

Susan Blight

Thursday, June 28, 7 PM at Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery
 101 Queen Street North, Kitchener, ON  N2H 6P7

   CAFKA.18 artist Susan Blight will be speaking as part of Big Ideas in Art and Culture lecture series at the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery on June 28, 2018 at 7 PM.   Susan Blight (Anishinaabe, Couchiching First Nation) is an interdisciplinary artist working with public art, site-specific intervention, photography, film, and social practice. Her solo and collaborative work...

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CAFKA.18: A Look Back from the Executive Director

CAFKA.18 came to a close on July 1, 2018. For those on the staff and board of directors, it was the culmination of months of organizing and planning and a lot of hard work. I  would like to acknowledge those who helped to make it happen and I have put together a scrap book of fond memories. I'll be adding more images as they come along.

As you can imagine, there are a lot of thank yous to be made. But I would be extra thankful to you, reader, if you could just take a few moment to complete the CAFKA.18 audience survey. Click on the link and it should take you no more than 5 minutes. Tops. I'll wait here while you do it . . .


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CAFKA.18: ARENA Open Mic Night with Spooloops

CAFKA.18: ARENA Open Mic Night with Spooloops

ARENA is a mobile interactive sound sculpture by Berlin-based artist Benoît Maubrey. ARENA is conceived in the shape of a small amphitheater, constructed with 320 recycled loudspeakers. The sculpture...

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  • CAFKA.18: Benoît Maubrey

    Berlin-based artist Benoît Maubrey talks about his mobile interactive sound sculpture ARENA. ARENA is conceived in the shape of a small amphitheater, constructed with 320 recycled loudspeakers. The...
  • CAFKA.18: Marcia Huyer

    Marcia Huyer's Negotiating +/- consists of 160 opaque white plastic bags which inflate and deflate at various times. Each bag is inflated by its own fan and positioned closely together with the...
  • Richard Serra: Pearson International Airport (Toronto)

    CAFKA.TV Correspondent and Sculptor Gareth Lichty takes us on a short but slap-happy tour of the large work Titled Spheres by American sculptor Richard Serra.

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