NIGHTSENSE

Curated by DisplayCult

Nuit Blanche, Zone B, Toronto
October 3-4, 2009
www.ccca.ca/nuitblanche

NIGHTSENSE featured visual and extra-visual artworks within the shadowy world of the financial district after dark. Addressing the spectre of market destabilization, the invisible transmission of broadcast signals, as well as hauntings from a locale where early Toronto history has been all but erased, these projects engaged the audience in critical and ludic participation. NIGHTSENSE invited a reconsideration of the sensory economy by intensifying the subtle but powerful links between bodies, aesthetic perception and shifts in capital.

IAIN BAXTER&

Monopoly with Real Money

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Rebecca Belmore

Gone Indian

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Center for Tactical Magic

Witches' Cradles

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Shawna Dempsey and Lorri Millan

Wild Ride

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FASTWĂśRMS

Skry-Pod

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Anna Friz

Respire

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Dan Mihaltianu

Vodka Pool

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Heather Nicol

Imminent Departure

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Santiago Sierra

NO

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Chih-Chien Wang

10 Scents

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Open Call Projects

Melissa Brown

How to Win the Lottery

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Karlen Chang, Dafydd Hughes and David McCallum

Sounding Space

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Marcia Huyer

Wasted Breath

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Ryan Stec

Bright Lights Big City

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Brad Todd

redTV

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