This weekend the Feminist Art Conference will be held in Toronto Ontario Canada, and I am happy to be able to report that ~ THE GYNOCRATIC ART GALLERY WILL be there! My mum has been helping me with our GAG-fortune cookies, which will be available free to those at the conference. We hope that you’ll come pick […]
I may be repeating myself out of insecurity, but the purpose of this blog is not one of navel-gazing per se, but rather to record my research process as I work through my doctoral project (though admittedly the two may appear indistinguishable some days). I have a motive to offer – if, and where possible – any […]
Toronto Last Friday I had the opportunity to see Sheila Hicks‘ work at the Textile Museum of Canada (TMC). Whoot Whoo!! For years I have loved Hicks’ work. She moves with incredible skill and facility between gathering, wrapping, twisting and stacking her materials, on to detailed and traditional modes of weaving with warp and weft. *The […]
If you’re curious, you can see a pdf. of the presentation here: Hogan_Comprehensive Defence presentation_July 7 2016 Wearing my son’s handmade mother’s day gift from last May (heart shaped button pin) and my Christmas gift from my daughter (needle and thread pin) for good luck (and not in the photo, my grandmother’s ruby […]
The Gynocratic Art Gallery means a lot to me. It began as an extension of my studio-based doctoral research, as an Interdisciplinary PhD program at the University of New Brunswick. Two weeks ago The GAG launched a nation wide mail out called Grow The GAG! The mail-out went to many artist-run centers across Canada, as well […]
Poster hot off the press..