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__Full list of TEL TALK participants

Hayley Isaacs and Hai Ho

Hayley Isaacs and Hai Ho: The Gallery, April 21,2012, Morrow Ave & Dundas St W

Dyan Marie

Dyan Marie: Lansdowne Lightbox, Ongoing, Dupont St & Lansdowne Ave, T.O.

Sheila Butler

Sheila Butler: Clark Kent into Superman, Feb 28, 2012, Dundas St W at Bloor Ave

TIMEANDDESIRE

TIMEANDDESIRE: Transformation Booth II, May 2012, photograph, 6 x 12"

Laura Peturson

Laura Peturson: Away From Home, oil, screenprint & chine colled etching/ panel, 24 x 24"

Tara Cooper & Terry O'Neill

Tara Cooper & Terry OʼNeill: Under the Weather, 2012, Chalk, various

Hitoko Okada

Hitoko Okada: Hive, 2012, screen printed and stuffed cotton, variable size (detail)

WeSeeInc

WeSee Inc.: Reliquary, 2012
mixed media, 26.7 x 54.6 x 8.25 cm (detail-closed)

Julie Voyce

Julie Voyce: Kartoon/Method Prototype, 2012, watercolour/ paper/tracer, ed,6, 7.25 x 6"

Tim Laurin

Tim Laurin.:Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow, 2012
oil on canvas, various (detail)

Stuart Keeler

Stuart Keeler: Flagpole (a meta-conversation) 2012, Jarvis St & Wellesley St E, T.O.

Maureen Lynett

Maureen Lynett.:Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow, 2012
oil on canvas, various (detail)

Liis Toliao

Liis Toliao: Yonge St / King, 2011, archival inkjet print on FCA, 12 x 12" (framed)

cleen

Cleen; Payphone Therapy, audio piece, April 1- 30, 2012 quick and cheap therapy

Alison Fleming

Alison Fleming: Jamison Food Mart, Winnipeg, 2012, oil on wood, 12" x 9" (detail)

Don McLeod

Don McLeod: Occupy Dundas West! 2012, mixed media, 8.5 x 8.5 x 9.25"

Steven Tippin: Light Phones, 2007, cast glass and cement cell phones, various sizes

Lizz Aston

Lizz Aston: Tin can Telephone, 2012, paper, embroidery, 14.5 x 16.5"

Paola Poletto

Paola Poletto: Lady Cleaner: After Julie Voyce, September, 2011, mixed media, 23" x 36.5"

Otino Corsano

Otino Corsano: Ash Take 12, original voice recordings - Sun. Feb. 19, 2012.

 

About the exhibition:

The Tel-talk project brings together artists of varying backgrounds, from across the country, to perform in and or animate a telephone booth in response to themes surrounding public spaces, and the disappearance of traditional phone booths. Artists and writers were invited to contribute a site-specific installation, artwork, or short work of fiction, which references a unique telephone booth location. The installations began in September 2011 and continue through to July 2012. Over the last nine months, each installation was announced and documented on the Tel-talk blog (http://tel-talk.blogspot.ca/).

The Tel-talk project culminates in an exhibition of various works and photo documentations at the Telephone Booth Gallery in Toronto's Junction neighbourhood along with a book launch which outlines contributions to the project in (phone) book form under the Tightrope Books imprint. The project continues online with an open invitation to artists and writers to make their own art interventions.

Tel-Talk Book

TEL-Talk Book available for purchase - $19.95

In the news:

http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/article/1225851--telephone-booth-public-art-ignites-a-fiery-debate

http://metronews.ca/news/toronto/295759/telephone-booth-public-art-ignites-a-fiery-debate/

http://mississaugalife.ca/2012/07/ring-ring-tel-talk/

http://torontoist.com/2012/06/telephone-booth-takeover/

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/artists-to-give-telephone-booths-across-toronto-a-facelift/article534602/#039;s%20Must%20Reads&utm_content=2372021

http://www.taddlecreekmag.com/art-on-the-line

http://torontoist.com/2012/02/urban-planner-february-28-2012/

http://www.livewithculture.ca/art/lansdowne-light-box/comment-page-1/#comment-1500

http://www.thedailyplanet.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=8360:toronto-phone-booths-redesigned&catid=49:entertainment&Itemid=233

http://notable.ca/nationwide/young-professionals/Tel-Talk-Set-to-Revitalize-the-Telephone-Booth/

http://www.nowtoronto.com/art/story.cfm?content=187190&archive=31,42,2012

http://www.intorontomag.com/index.php/digital-copy/item/332-issue-25-june-2012

http://telephoneboothgallery.ca/blog/?p=2074