Vincent Bonin

Biography

Vincent Bonin is an author and independent curator. He has produced various multi-faceted projects, notably Documentary Protocols (1967–1975), resulting in a publication and two exhibitions, presented at Concordia University’s Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery between 2007 and 2008. He is co-curator of the exhibition Materializing “Six Years”: Lucy R. Lippard and the Emergence of Conceptual Art (2010–2013), presented at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum; he also co-curated the Montreal section of the exhibition Traffic: Conceptual Art in Canada 1965–1980, presented across Canada. Besides his research on Conceptual art practices in the 1960s and 1970s, Bonin is interested in the social significance of archives and in the renewal of documentation practices in the contemporary art domain.

Event

Putting Rehearsals to the Test – Discussion
2016.11.09

VOX invites you to a discussion with Vincent Bonin. He will address the gap between his perception of the project by Sabeth Buchmann, Ilse Lafer and Constanze Ruhm at the time he wrote his essay for the anthology Putting Rehearsals to the Test: Practices of Rehearsal in Fine Arts, Film, Theater, Theory, and Politics, and his subsequent experience of the exhibition…

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Discussion with Irene F. Whittome
2013.03.06

Discussion between Irene F. Whittome, Vincent Bonin and Marie J. Jean on the issues surrounding the repeated re-exhibitions and remediations of Room 901 since its conception in 1980.

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Something to say, something to do
2012.12.12 - 12.15

Cycle of events—lectures, performances, screenings and conversations—investigating the status of artistic authorship and knowledge production in relation to the institutional politics of art and the historiography of exhibitions…

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Colonization of thought: art, economy and politics
2012.12.10 - 20.10

Mindful of contributing to the advancement of discourse on current issues, VOX is organizing two series of gatherings this fall developed by Vincent Bonin, Barbara Clausen and Marie J. Jean.

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