reimagining

Reimagining Queer Liberation (In-Person Screening: April 26)

Join us for our first in-person screening of the year at Small World Centre in Toronto. Guest programmed by Jacob Crepeault, this screening features new work by 2SLGBTQIA+ Canadian artists Lina Wu, Chanelle Lajoie, Madi Piller and Sina Âwsémoon, Madeleine Scott, Trâm Anh Nguyễn, Sam Gurry, M.O. Guzman, Kym McDaniel, Jo Güstin, and Yace Sula that reflect different understandings and re-imagining of what queer liberation means today.

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Call for Submissions: New Toronto Works 2023

Pleasure Dome welcomes submissions of experimental, time-based media work by Canadian and international artists for our 2022-2023 programming year. We have two calls for submission this year: “2023 New Toronto Works” and our debut “Reimagining the Experimental,” which replaces our open call. The deadline for submissions is April 5, 2023. For New Toronto Works, the work must have been produced after March 2022.

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Call for Submissions: Reimagining the Experimental

Pleasure Dome welcomes submissions of experimental, time-based media work by Canadian and international artists for our 2022-2023 programming year. We have two calls for submission this year: “2023 New Toronto Works” and our debut “Reimagining the Experimental,” which replaces our open call. The deadline for submissions is April 5, 2023.

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Launch of Pleasure Dome’s First E-Book: Imagining Futures of Experimental Media

Pleasure Dome is pleased to announce the launch of its very first e-book, Imagining Futures of Experimental Media (2023), published in collaboration with the National Indigenous Media Arts Coalition and OddSide Arts. Edited by Aaditya Aggarwal, Elida Schogt, and Fan Wu and featuring contributions by artists and writers, this digital publication was made possible through the Canada Council of the Arts Strategic Funds & Initiatives: Digital Now Grant.

 

 

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North American Premiere of Elise Rasmussen’s “In the Valley of the Moon,” January 6-13, 2023

Pleasure Dome is excited to start our new year with the North American premiere of Elise Rasmussen’s “In the Valley of the Moon,”  a 16mm film transferred to 4K. The work emerged from the artist’s site-responsive residency at La Wayaka in Chile.

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Introducing Pleasure Dome’s New Board Members

Pleasure Dome is welcoming six new members to our Board of Directors. Each brings with them a dynamic range of perspectives, skills, and experience to experimental film and artist-run culture! They will begin their posts in January 2023.

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Screenings

FLUIDØ – Shu Lea Cheang

York University’s Queer Summer Institute welcome filmmaker Shu Lea Cheang to present a screening of her newest film, the futuristic cypherpunk socio-political thriller FLUIDØ.

Wed, May 11
IN-PERSON
TIFF Bell Lightbox
BUY TICKETS $14
9:00pm

Part of Spring 2022

Programming Archive

Publications

Sculpting Cinema

Sculpting Cinema documents the intersections of sculpture, architecture, performance, installation art, and expanded cinema within contemporary Canadian art. Out of stock Sculpting Cinema documents the intersections of sculpture, architecture, performance, installation art, and expanded cinema within contemporary Canadian art. Through seven pieces of writing and two artists’ projects, a selection of scholars and creatives from […]

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line bridge body

line bridge body brings together critical, clinical, and culturally diverse expressions of somatic being, relating, and processes. This first collection involves more than fifteen emerging and established thinkers, writers, and artists engaging psychosomatics, eco-performance and relationship to place, and other parables of bodies. Digital download Download PDF line bridge body no 1 looks at experimental […]

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