AGO’s Year of Photography Continues

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October 7, 2015 at 10:30 am  •  Posted in Exhibitions, News & Events by  •  0 Comments

© Dave Jordano (USA) / Aimia | AGO Photography Prize Shortlisted Artist

© Dave Jordano (USA) / Aimia | AGO Photography Prize Shortlisted Artist

The Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto is currently presenting Camera Atomica, the Aimia | AGO Photography Prize 2015 Exhibition, and Anne Collier as part of their Year of Photography. Camera Atomica continues through November 15, and the large-scale prints in Anne Collier, which examine gender, celebrity and appropriation, can be seen through January 10.

The Aimia | AGO Photography Prize 2015 Exhibition will be exhibited through January 3. This exhibition presents more than 35 works by shortlisted artists Dave Jordano, Annette Kelm, Owen Kydd and Hito Stey. The winner of the Aimia | AGO Photography Prize will be awarded $50,000, and each of the shortlisted artists will receive $5000. These four artists will also received funded six-week residences across Canada. The winner is chosen by the public; you may vote online here or in person at the AGO. The winner will be announced December 1.

© Anne Collier / 8 x 10 (Lynda) / 2007 / Chromogenic print / 29 3/4 x 34 4/5 (75.6 x 88.4 cm) / Courtesy of the artist; Anton Kern Gallery, New York; Corvi-Mora, London; Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles

© Anne Collier / 8 x 10 (Lynda) / 2007 / Chromogenic print / 29 3/4 x 34 4/5 (75.6 x 88.4 cm) / Courtesy of the artist; Anton Kern Gallery, New York; Corvi-Mora, London; Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles

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