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The Bentway Artist Residency with Mitchell Akiyama & Brady Peters
The Bentway's 2019 Inaugural Artist Residency focuses on the acoustic environment of The Bentway. Mitchell Akiyama and Brady Peters will work onsite to develop an understanding of The Bentway as a site through which myriad forces flow – vibrational, social, electrical, acoustical.
Nadine Stijns, A Nation Outside a Nation with Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Exhibition
Nadine Stijns, A Nation Outside a Nation (2012–14) The Bentway and Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Exhibition Dutch artist Nadine Stijns attempts to capture the memories, dreams, and flow of capital and possessions throughout the Filipino diaspora. In addition to traditional portraits, landscapes, and still lifes, many of which include meticulous documentation of "balikbayan box" supplies (tax-free goods sent by Filipino migrants back to family in the Philippines), Stijns photographs a variety of visual sources and then layers the images to create…
New Monuments for New Cities with the High Line Network
New Monuments for New Cities is a traveling public art exhibition featuring five members of the High Line Network, who each invited five of local artists reimagine new monuments for a 21st century city. The Toronto exhibition at The Bentway runs May 11-August 30.
Double Dribble by Esmaa Mohamoud
Opening Spring / Summer Season 2020 Double Dribble will transform The Bentway into a surreal playground that encourages visitors to create their own idea of play. The installation is comprised dozens of basketball nets of varying sizes and heights and courtlines running dysfunctionally throughout the site. The exhibition will interact with The Bentway’s environment to create endless opportunities and public experiences that are accessible and participatory. “In creating Double Dribble, I really wanted to challenge and disrupt the rules of…