Laurie Kang + Katie Lyle
Opening: Thursday 30 August 2018, from 5h30 to 8h30 pm
Exhibition: 30 August - 6 October 2018
Laurie Kang (b. 1985, Toronto, Canada) holds an MFA from the Milton Avery School of the Arts at Bard College. She works in photography, sculpture, installation and video. Kang has exhibited internationally at Topless, New York, USA; The Power Plant Gallery, 8-11, The Loon, Franz Kaka, Toronto; Parisian Laundry, Montreal; Carl Louie, London, Canada; Quezon City, Philippines; Feldbuschwiesner, Berlin, Germany; Wroclaw Contemporary Museum, Wroclaw; Raster Gallery, Warsaw, Poland; Camera Austria, Graz, Austria; Painel Gallery, Porto, Portugal. Forthcoming exhibition sites include L’inconnue, Montreal; Gallery TPW, Toronto, Canada. She was recently artist in residence at Banff Center for Arts and Creativity, Alberta, Canada, and artist in residence at Interstate Projects in Brooklyn, NY in the fall of 2016. Kang lives and works in Toronto.
Katie Lyle (b. 1982 Victoria, Canada) works in painting, drawing and performance. She received her MFA from the University of Victoria in 2009 and her BFA from Concordia University in 2005. Selected exhibitions include: Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto; The Loon, Toronto (both 2017); G Gallery, Toronto; Evans Contemporary, Peterborough (both 2016); Erin Stump Projects, Toronto; Model Project Space, Vancouver; and The Nanaimo Art Gallery (all 2015). Selected performances include: aceartsinc., Winnipeg; Interplay Series, Vancouver; Whippersnapper Gallery, Toronto (all 2017); and Forest City Gallery, London (2016). Lyle lives and works in Toronto, Canada. She is represented by Erin Stump Projects.