Joseph Clement is driven by an intimate relationship to memories of place, emotional connection to environments and the desire to be a producer as much as a consumer of place. Such creativity requires a close attention to subtleties of the everyday experience, to details of the ordinary and spectacular. His design and art practice in combination with documentary filmmaking turns on the ability to pause, to recollect and an attempt to understand the meaning of a space.
Come Up To My Room (CUTMR) is the Gladstone Hotel’s annual alternative design event. CUTMR invites artists and designers to show us what goes on inside their heads. Coming together in dialogue and collaboration, participants are limited only by their imaginations, making CUTMR one of the most exciting shows in Toronto. January 24 – 27, 2013.