Dallas Fellini is a curator, writer, and artist living and working in Tkaronto/Toronto. Their curatorial practice is invested in the dissolution of boundaries between different art forms and arts communities and the function of art in social practice. Their research investigates the role of the archive in constructing trans and queer histories and futures.
Dallas is pursuing a Masters of Visual Studies in Curatorial Studies at the University of Toronto and holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from OCAD University, where they were awarded the 2019 Medal in Visual and Critical Studies. They have curated exhibitions and screenings for Gallery 44, Vtape, Xpace Cultural Centre, Hearth, and Riverdale Hub Gallery. They have published written work with Canadian Art, C Magazine, The Journal of Curatorial Studies, Peripheral Review, The Journal of Visual & Critical Studies, and Function Magazine.
Dallas is a member of curatorial duo Crocus Collective and a cofounder of Silverfish, an arts publication devoted to interdisciplinary collaboration, skill-sharing, and cultivating ongoing dialogues between emerging artists and writers.
Image Caption: the body as a fever dream, Xpace Cultural Centre, 2020. Works by: Eija Loponen-Stephenson, Sheri Osden Nault, B Wijshijer. Photo credit: Roya DelSol.