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Critical Fictions, an experimental writing project about contemporary art, has received the generous support of The Canada Council For The Arts. I’ll be working on this project for much of 2019. More info here.
hannah_g is a writer, artist, and community radio producer. Her work is informed by queer echo-locating, contemporary art, and recollection.
She is the former Director of the Artist-Run Centre, aceartinc. and the editor of the gallery’s in-house annual publication, PaperWait. Here she co-founded Flux Gallery, The Cartae Open School, and the gallery’s first Indigenous Curatorial Residency. hannah is a member of the Cartae Committe, a member of the Architecture & Desgin Film Festival programming committee and a board member of Cluster: new music + integrataed arts festival.
hannah is available to write, perform, run workshops, give studio visits, mixtape DJ, etc. She lives and works in Winnipeg, Treaty One Territory, Canada.
Produced the first Writers Reading series with Mariana Mūnoz Gomez, Nic Wilson, and Jean Borbridge. 9 November 2019, Garry Street Coffee.
Winnipeg Underground Film Festival (WUFF ) selected my video Sometimes It’s Hard for their program. 31 May – 1 June 2019.
Workshop leader for The Winnipeg International Storytelling Festival, April 2019.
The Residency Residency, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. 17 – 24 February 2019.
Invited to contribute a text for The Apt Show, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. 21 February 2019.
Studio visits and presentation at Spike Island, Bristol, UK, 8 February 2019.
Guest speaker at NSCAD talking about The Cartae Open School, Flux Gallery, and aceartinc. to the MFA students, and then guest reader for Poetry As Social Action NSCAD class. Also gave a number of studio visits. 22-24 October 2018
Guest artist speaker, Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 30 October 2018.
One of the composers for Kristin Nelson’s project Sidney/Sydney. 25 August 2018
Book Retort Respondent for Also As Well Too library 5 April 2018.
HUB14 live-in residency recipient (Toronto), April 2018.
Panelist for Alternate Histories Symposium, University of Manitoba, 7 March 2018.
Writer in Residence for Young Lungs Dance Exchange for the autumn 2017 Research Series.
Screened Sometimes It’s Hard at Platform Gallery’s Shorts members’ screening, 22 Nov 2017
Published in Contemporary Verse 2, the Convergence issue, 2017
Anecdotalist-in-Residence, Flotilla Artist Run Centre Biennial Gathering, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Sept 2017
Workshop participant: Museum Queeries: Intersectional Interventions into Museum Cultures and Practice, June 2017
Nominated for Investor’s Group Making a Difference Winnipeg Arts Councils Award, 2017
Nominated: MonkeySparrow radio show Best Spoken Word; Community Engagement; and Listener’s Choice Best Spoken Word for CKUW. 2017
Choreography Across Disciplines thematic residency directed by Ame Henderson & Christopher House; Banff Centre, December 2016
Awarded Runner Up for Canadian Art art writing prize 2016
Short essay for Hive Mind, a group exhibition at Martha Street Studio 6 April 2016
Winnipeg International Storytelling Festival 11 & 12 May 2016
Winner: CKUW 95.9fm, Best Spoken Word show 2016.
Syn-O-Nym Tallest Poppy Artist In Residence, 27&28 February 2016.
DJ MonkeySparrow for Waterfront Massage Therapy 5 year anniversary celebration, 29 January 2016.
DJ MonkeySparrow for Martha Street Studio fundraiser, December 2015.
Led the MAWA Theory & Beer session: Against Interpretation, November 2015.
Creating and recording stories for the archive in response to artefacts in the Tiverton Museum Collection. July 2015
Leading a Jane’s Walk on Sunday 3 May 2015: Contemporary Folklore Along the Assiniboine.
Telling stories at the Winnipeg International Storytelling Festival. Support act on 8 May 2015.