We are so thrilled to announce that Francisco Gonzalez-Rosas the featured artist-in-residence for our Permeable Lines Residency! Please read below to learn more about Francisco and keep an eye out for what to expect over the 6 weeks of his residency on our social media pages. Welcome, Francisco!
On behalf of Francisco and the SBC team, we would like to extend an invitation to come see Francisco’s work in the gallery! The gallery will be open to the public on March 4 and 5th from 12 PM to 5 PM and March 6th from 1PM to 6PM. We are so grateful to have this opportunity to reopen the gallery to share a collection of Francisco’s work that has greatly influenced the project he has been working on during his residency at SBC. We can’t wait to welcome you back while ensuring we all respect the safety measures currently in place.
Currently based in Tiohtià:ke / Montréal, Francisco Gonzalez-Rosas is a performance and new media artist born in Chile. He holds a BA in Acting from Finis Terrae University, Santiago, Chile and a Master in Fine Arts in Intermedia, from Concordia University, Montreal. His first solo show “Techniques of the Narcissist” was presented as a multichannel video installation at Elektra Gallery, Montreal, in 2019. His work has been exhibited in Chile, China, Italy, UK, Poland, Czech Republic and the US.
Francisco’s practice integrates performative strategies in the production of sound and image, performance, video and installation. Questions of representation, gender, race, sexuality, digital culture, image and technology are at the core of his work.