Join us for the exhibition opening of 1997, highlighting new works by Ella Gonzales.
Kingston Arts Council Office
Tett Centre for Creativity & Learning
Wednesday, 5 June, 6-7pm
Ella Gonzales, 1997
1997 is a revisitation of a migration experience through familial archives using painting, video, and text.
About the artist:
Ella Gonzales is a Filipina-Canadian artist currently residing in Kingston. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a minor in Art History and Criticism from Western University. Having spent most of her life moving between cities, countries and continents, Ella is interested in disassembling her personal and familial narratives and reassembling them as multi-dimensional spaces.Her artwork has recently been exhibited in kin, Hamilton Audio Visual Node; Overdue Overdue Overdue Overdue Overdue Overdue Overdue Overdue, 12CAT Arts Collective; Kingston’s Women’s Art Festival; Storefront Fringe Festival Storefront Fringe Festival and Skeleton Park Arts Fest. Gonzales was recently the Curatorial Assistant, Contemporary Art, at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre and currently Co-Chair on Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre’s Board of Directors.
Ella would like to thank the Community Foundation for Kingston & Area and the Kingston Arts Council for their support through the Nan Yeomans Grant for Artistic Development.