Alternative exhibition spaces are on the rise in major cities. A product of counterculture movements—sometimes created through new forms of philanthropy and sometimes run by artist collectives—these spaces feature emerging as well as established artists. Integrated into the community and functioning outside traditional institutions, such spaces have not only carved out a place in the gallery ecosystem but have also gained legitimacy over the years.
Moderated by: Saelan Twerdy, Art critic, editor and Ph.D. candidate at McGill University
Panelists : Kevin Boothe, Director of Towards ; Julie Côté, Director of Projet Pangée ; Aryen Hoekstra, Director of Franz Kaka, and Marx Ruiz-Wilson, Director of TAP Art Space
Presented by AGAC