Under New Management: Video Rental Store: Su-Ying Lee & Suzanne Carte
Under New Management: Video Rental Store: Su-Ying Lee & Suzanne Carte is now open for business, no membership required! This exhibition operates similar to a video rental store; however all available titles are works by artists. Visitors have the option to provide non-monetary payment to the artists (either an object or textual feedback) in exchange for the video rental. Or folks can watch the videos in the gallery!
Stop by Wednesday-Saturday 12-5 to explore these titles!
Su-Ying Lee is an independent curator and has also worked in institutions as Assistant Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art (MOCCA), Curator in Residence at the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, and Assistant Curator at the Art Gallery of Mississauga. She received a master’s degree in Curatorial Studies at the University of Toronto and is an alumnus of the Toronto Arts Council/Banff Centre’s Cultural Leaders Lab. Her projects have taken place across Canada, in Hong Kong, and Mexico City. She is co-curator of the third Kamias Triennial, which took place in Quezon City, Metro Manila in February 2020.
Suzanne Carte is an award-winning curator living in Toronto, Canada. She is the Senior Curator at the Art Gallery of Burlington (AGB), an institution at the intersection of contemporary art and craft. Previously she was the Assistant Curator at the Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) focusing on the integration of exhibitions and public programming for over a decade. Within her independent practice, she has curated exhibitions in public spaces, artist-run centres, and commercial and written for public art gallery publications and online platforms. Suzanne holds a MA in Contemporary Art History from Soethby’s International Institute of Art (NY) and was a amember of the 2017 Toronto Arts Council’s Leaders Lab.