Recent Work by Mark Cheetham
Mark Cheetham’s recent work in Canadian visual culture includes curating an exhibition called The Emotional Life of Water, sponsored by Cape Farewell, which will open in Toronto in September, 2016 and travel to London, UK, thereafter. Two Canadian artists (Isabelle Hayeur; Paul Walde) and two international artists (Tiffany Holmes [USA], Mariele Neudecker [UK, Germany]) are the focus of the exhibition.
He has also published several articles germane to the ArtCan research network, including:
“The Nationalities of Abstraction: From Universal Language to Placed Expression.” In La Question de l’abstraction. Montréal, Musée d'art contemporain. 2013: 80-92.
“Struck by Likening: Homer Watson, Jack Chambers, Gerhard Richter, and the Force of Art World Analogies.” Negotiations in a Vacant Lot: Studying the Visual in Canada. Edited by Lynda Jessup, Erin Morton, and Kirsty Robertson. Montreal & Kingston | London | Ithaca: McGill-Queen’s UP, 2014: 31-46
“Tongues of Glaciers: Sedimenting Language in Roni Horn's Vatnasafn/Library of Water and Anne Carson's "Wildly Constant." Word & Image. Co-author with Elizabeth D. Harvey.
Further information about Mark Cheetham's work can be found here.