Bridget Moser

News & Upcoming

Bridget Moser// Green Day// XVK XVK// Myra Maines// SLASH NEED
The Owls Club, Toronto ON
Lowkey workshopping some new stuff, night of experimental performance and music
August 16th, 2018 - 10:00pm

What if we were alive?
Untitled Arts Society, Calgary AB
Performance September 21st, 2018


Old News & Recent Press

If You Have A Similar Story Keep it to Yourself
PLATFORM Centre, Winnipeg MB
May 25th - July 6th, 2018
Workshop May 24th - Artist Talk May 26th at 1:00pm
Performance June 20th at the Cinematheque - 3:00pm & 6:00pm

Inches, Feet, Verse, Metre - special presentation/screening
Presented by Ludovica Carbotta and Sara Enrico
Marsèlleria - 525 West 23rd Street - New York, NY
June 23rd, 2018

Guest Faculty - Banff Artist in Residence (BAiR) Emerging
The Banff Centre
Open lecture Tuesday May 8th - 4:00pm

This Poem Does Not Help Me At All
1500 E 4th Street - Part of Fusebox Festival - Austin, TX
April 19, 2018 – 10:00pm

This Poem Does Not Help Me At All - Vancouver Art Gallery (part of FUSE)
Curated by cheyanne turions and Tarah Hogue
March 16, 2018 – 8:00pm-12:00am (performing on a loop from 8:15-11:45, come and go as you like)

Making art that matters: The 2017 Sobey Art Awards
CBC Radio: Ideas with Paul Kennedy

Every Room is a Waiting Room
Curated by Blair Fornwald - Dunlop Art Gallery - Regina, SK
November 3rd, 2017 – January 19th, 2018
Performance: Friday November 3rd, 7:00pm
Artist Talk: Saturday November 4th, 2:00pm at New Dance Horizons


2017


2017 Sobey Art Award Exhibition
Art Museum at the University of Toronto - Toronto, ON
October 24th – December 9th, 2017
Performance schedule:
Saturday October 28, 2:00 pm
Wednesday November 8, 7:00 pm
Friday November 17, 3:00 pm
Saturday November 25, 2:00 pm

After the Internet
Curated by Matthew Kyba - Bunker 2, Contemporary Art Container
October 19th - November 11th, 2017

Sobey Art Award Short List
Ontario Region

What Does the Remarkable Shortlist for the 2017 Sobey Art Awards Say About the Changing Canadian Art Scene?
Sarah Brown, artnet News

The thing about things: Inside 'Propped', an art show about the objects that shape us
Chris Hampton, CBC Arts

Sobey Art Award reveals female-dominated short list for $50K prize
Haydn Watters, CBC News

A short list of exceptional artists: The Sobey Art Award Finalists
Katherine Stauble, National Gallery of Canada

Propped
Curated by Gabrielle Moser - Oakville Galleries - Oakville, ON
June 25th – September 2nd, 2017

C Magazine Contemporary Art Auction
Division Gallery - Toronto, ON
April 18th, 2017 – 6:00 pm

Review: Tra performance e teatro. Il debutto italiano di Bridget Moser
Alessandra Corsini for Artribune (in italiano)

Performance: Doored [Chaotic Neutral]
The Art Gallery of Ontario - Toronto, ON
March 31st, 2017 - 7:00pm in Walker Court

Interview: Things a Person is Supposed to Wonder | Interview with Bridget Moser
Elena Bordignon for ATP Diary

Performance: Things a Person is Supposed to Wonder
Xing (Raum) - Bologna, Italy
March 2nd, 2017 - 22h

Performance: A Very Reflexive Acid
Marsèlleria Permanent Exhibition - Milan, Italy
March 1st, 2017 - 18.30-21h

Review: Vancouver Report: Resistance is Not Futile
Lucien Durey for Canadian Art

Things a Person is Supposed to Wonder
PuSh International Performing Arts Festival - Vancouver, BC
January 21st, 2017 - Tickets available here
Read Jordan Tannahill's curatorial statement about this edition of this performance here

Ideas Series Artist Talk
Western Front - Vancouver, BC
January 20th, 2017 at 11:00am

2016


A Person with Nothing to Hide Hides Nothing
Richard Rhodes Dupont Projects - Toronto, ON
December 2016

Saltbox Festival of Time-Based Art
Curated by D'Arcy Wilson - Grenfell Art Gallery at Memorial University - Corner Brook, NL
November 17th-19th, 2016

Artissima 2016
Presented by Galleria Artericambi - Turin, Italy
November 4th - 6th, 2016

Form Follows Fiction: Art and Artists in Toronto
Curated by Luis Jacob - Art Museum at the University of Toronto - Toronto, ON
September 6th - December 10th, 2016

Performance: Flowchart
Programmed by Curator Amelia Ehrhardt - Dancemakers Centre for Creation - Toronto, ON
September 29th, 2016 at 8:00pm

Notes on how to be a human
Curated by Natasha Chaykowski - The Walter Phillips Gallery - Banff, AB
June 1st - August 31st, 2016; more information at the link

A Face or a Script Where the Lines Keep Changing
Exhibition: Katie Lyle & Bridget Moser - G Gallery - Toronto, ON
July 7th - August 13th, 2016

How Does It Feel selected as a NOWNESS pick
July 19, 2016

Production Residency with Performance (Freak on a Leash)
Western Front - Vancouver, BC
May 18th to June 20th, 2016 - performance June 16, 2016

Screening: Memory Foam
Hamburg International Short Film Festival - International Competition
May 31st to June 6th, 2016

Review with Interview: Fishing for identities: Bridget Moser a Verona
Roberta Morgante for Artribune

Solo exhibition: Reference Materials
Galleria Artericambi - Verona, Italy
Opens with performance April 2nd, 2016

Finalist Artist Prize 2016
Toronto Friends of the Visual Arts

Choreography collaboration with Chris Curreri
Solo for Alana Elmer at Toronto Dance Theatre - part of Singular Bodies
April 14th - 23rd, 2016

Review: Conundrum Clinique
Ben Harrison for Exclaim

Screening: Memory Foam
Curated by Jon Davies as part of Conundrum Clinique at The Images Festival
April 16th, 2016 at 9pm - Jackman Hall at the Art Gallery of Ontario

Review: Tender Offer Part 1
Francis May, PUBLIC Journal, Issue no. 52


2015


Critic's Pick: "Top 10 visual arts happenings of 2015"
Solo exhibition Bridget Moser: Is this thing on? selected by Lizzy Hill, The Coast, Volume 23 Number 29

Interview: "The Strange New World of Bridget Moser"
Intverviewed by David Dahms, Visual Arts News Podcast, October

Cover feature: "Making and Unmaking: Constructing identity in Bridget Moser: Is This Thing On and An Intimate Distance"
Lizzy Hill, Visual Arts News, Fall 2015 issue

Article: "Bridget Moser's worker persona"
Laura Kenins, The Coast, Volume 23 Number 1

Feature: "Dance and Objecthood"
Ben Portis, The Dance Current, Volume 18 Issue 4

Feature: "Experimental Comedy Training Camp"
Kari Cwynar, C Magazine issue 125

Interview: "Tender Offer"
Jaclyn Bruneau, Highway Magazine, March

Feature: "Get Your Shit Together: Bridget Moser & The Art of Self-Improvement"
Daniella Sanader, Canadian Art Magazine, Winter 2015 issue

Bridget Moser: Is this thing on? listed on "15 Shows We Want to See in 2015"
Canadian Art Online, January


2014


Interview: "A Conversation with Bridget Moser"
Loreta Lamargese, The Editorial Magazine, September

Feature on Doored: "Comedians and Stoics: Contemporary Artists Harness Humour and Comic Futility"
Adam Lauder, Canadian Art Magazine, Summer issue

Review: "Toronto - Mercer Union, push and pull"
Britt Gallpen, Esse Contemporary Art Magazine, Autumn

This list: "Blouin ARTINFO Canada's Top 30 Under 30"
Sky Goodden, ARTINFO Canada, May