Realms where they breathe deeply is a solo exhibition of paintings and drawings by local artist kaya joan.
kaya joan is a multi-disciplinary Afro-Indigenous artist living in T’karonto, Dish with One Spoon treaty territory. kaya’s work is centered in healing practices, transcending linear notions of time, blood memory and relationship to place. Rooting themself in frameworks of Black and Indigenous futuritist pedagogy, kaya engages with methods of making that operate as ancestral tools to unpack and transform buried truths, opening portals 7 generations into the past and future. kaya has also been working as a community arts facilitator for the past 6 years, and are a member of the Milkweed Collective. kaya graduated from OCADU’s Indigenous Visual Art’s program in 2020, and was the recipient of the INVC medal, Nora E. Vaughan Award and Akin Studio’s Career Launcher grant.
Image: kaya joan, reside deeply with me dear, acrylic, ink, collage on wood panel, 2018
| Social Gardener Café, Toronto, M4L 1Z1, Ontario, Canada|
|} July 02, 2021 to August 31, 2021|
| Friday, 09:00 am to 05:00 pm|
| (647) 925-3094|
|n Gallery Events|
| gallery event, Riverdale Hub Gallery event|
| Remaining Tickets: 500|
| Riverdale Hub|