CUTMR’15 / 4th Floor / Curated by Carla Poirier: Jan Avendano, Rose Broadbent, Petra Cuschieri, Marlo Yarlo, Jacqueline Lane, Jessica Leong ,Teresa Tam, Emma Wright
Carla Poirier is a graphic designer, creative director, photographer and curator living and working in Toronto. She is the co-founder and curator of Toronto’s typography showcase Creative Type.
In a Space is an exploration of physical composition through the lens of Graphic Design. This exhibition will explore the fundamentals of design, inviting the viewer inside an abstract realm of ephemera and merge the thin line between art and design.
Come Up To My Room 2015 (CUTMR) is the Gladstone Hotel’s 12th annual alternative design event. 25 installations, 40 artists, and 4000 visitors, and with an extended run of 10 days! 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. The exhibition, curated by Jaclyn Blumas, Robert Cram and Caitlin Plewes, as been running for over a decade and was voted the People’s Choice for the 2014 Toronto Design Offsite Festival.
CUTMR’15 runs from January 16th to 25th, 2015 / $10 General or $15 Festival Pass / Monday to Friday from 12pm to 5pm / Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 7pm
Design Pirates: Thursday Jan 15th 8pm *
Opening Party: Friday, Jan 16th, 2015 from 7pm – 10pm
Music Events: Friday Jan 16th & Thurs Jan 22nd, 9pm – 2am *
Closing Party: Saturday Jan 25th, 7pm – 10pm
Love Design Party: Saturday, Jan 24th, 10pm – 2am