A reception on November 15th at Justina M. Barnicke Gallery in Toronto celebrated the work of 12 regional winners and the national winner of the BMO 1st Art! competition, open to art school students from over 100 post-secondary institutions across Canada. Christopher Dufour, SOVA grad (2018), is the Yukon winner, for his Commodity Chains (2018). Images of the artworks in the exhibition are available here. The exhibition, curated by Dawn Cain, runs until December 8th, 2018.
image: Christopher Dufour, Commodity Chains, 2018, encyclopedias, clamps, book shredding, measuring bowl, photographs, 33×66×15.2 cm, photo courtesy the artist