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Sonya Filman, Conduit #1, etching, 22"x30", 2017.

Sonya Filman Artist

Sonya Filman is a Toronto-based artist working primarily in print media. Filman was the 2014/15 Don Phillips Scholar at Open Studio, and has previously held positions at the Blackwood Gallery, C Magazine, and Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography. She currently serves on the Board of Directors at Open Studio, a centre for printmaking in Toronto, and as the Chair of the Open Studio Membership Committee. Filman is a candidate in the Master’s of Fine Arts in Visual Arts program at York University. Continue reading

Last Update:September 13, 2018

In House 2017: Art Show + Silent Auction to Benefit Paperhouse Studio

Paperhouse Studio presents

A Benefit Art Show for Paperhouse Studio | February 24–28, 2017.
Yael Brotman, Melanie Chikofsky, Doug Guildford, Tessar Lo, Tim Manalo, Roula Partheniou, Meghan Price, and Natalie Wood, curated by Sonya Filman

Critical Distance is pleased to host the second annual In House Benefit Art Show for Paperhouse Studio. For 2017, Paperhouse has collaborated with eight emerging and established artists to create new work exploring contemporary approaches to working with handmade paper. These artists, whose practices feature an emphasis on materiality and process, took to working with handmade paper in a myriad of different ways. The resulting works highlight strong interconnections between notions of labour and temporality, contextualized in relation to personal histories, geologic time, and commonplace objects.

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