Congratulations to Joana Joachim

The Artexte team would like to congratulate our collaborator and former Research and Exhibitions Coordinator, Joana Joachim, who was recently appointed Assistant Professor  in Black Studies in Art Education, Art History and Social Justice at Concordia University. We wish a…
Spring 2023

A project of InterAccess (Toronto, ON)

Artexte is proud to support InterAccess in the research and development of Quebec and Canadian francophonie content of the upcoming exhibition Telidon Art Project, a Story of Lost Art Found.   A project of interAccess: “Canada’s earliest born-digital artworks were…
Spring 2021
“Beginning with history, depending on how you understand it, could quite easily keep you going almost indefinitely, one thing leading to the next, till you got to your end, never perhaps having gotten past the beginning.” [1] — Anne Ramsden…
Spring 2021

Archiver le vivant : un laboratoire méthodologique

How does the encounter between the document collection and live or performative arts inform the subject of collaboration? My residency draws from Artexte’s material documents —a literature primarily donated by a community of artists and cultural workers—  so as to…
Spring 2021

Wayside Archive

The artefacts and narratives of black queer women rarely surface in archives and art historical canons. Yet, as Katherine McKittrick notes in “Mathematics Black Life,” the genealogies of the black folks—of black life—are to be found in archives. At Artexte,…
Spring 2021

Narrative of process: activating the artist’s book

Kadie and Klara first met in 2018 while together at an artist- and writer-in-residency program in Montserrat, Spain. They have continued to work together since, using their respective practices to create dialogues between moving-image and poetic works. Drawing on a…
Fridays, February 26, March 26, April 30, 2021 + TBD — 2PM to 3:30 PM

Online

Artexte is proud to support the Art Gallery of York University in presenting the Desire Lines: Mapping the Metadata of Toronto Arts Publishing speaker series as a prequel to our future exhibition Lignes de désir // Desire Lines: Displaced Narrative…

Hello out there ! Greetings from the Artexte library !

On behalf of everyone here, I wish you good health and the stamina to find what brings you happiness and fulfillment during these times.  Back in the days when we could be in the same room, we had been thinking…

Discover the Artexte's collection here and on our Instagram from another perspective

Throughout 2021, Artexte will unveil a series of unboxing videos featuring members of our team, guest artists, curators, researchers. The Artexte Unboxings series will feature each invitee as they search through our shelves and choose a box, a file, a…