August 25, 2020

I have work included in the ACM SIGGRAPH / ACM SIGGRAPH Digital Arts Community Group Virtual Exhibition "Digital Power: Activism, Advocacy, and the Influence of Women Online"! Thank you to Kathy Rae Huffman, the ACM DAC committees, and all involved in putting this project together. I am looking forward to...

August 25, 2020

I am grateful to be one of the 25 recipients across Canada of the Sobey Art Award / Prix Sobey pour les arts 2020! Thank you to Video Pool Media Arts Centre / Jennifer Lee Smith for the heading up the nomination and support over the years - this prairie artist run center is vital to my development....

July 1, 2020

Summer Love-In Online Festival presents

Andrew Tay & Sasha Kleinplatz:
Digital Dancing: Fears and Concerns, Potentials and Promise
July 6th
3pm-5pm EST
via ZOOM
with LIVE human captioning

Animated by Sasha Kleinplatz and Andrew Tay with invited guest panel...

October 14, 2019

MÆ Motion Aftereffect premieres at Prairie Theatre Exchange Oct 30th to Nov 3rd, 2019!

The latest project by international intermedia artist Freya Olafson reveals how virtual reality technology destabilizes meaning(s) of the corporeal body. MÆ - Motion Aftereffect explores motion-capture, ready-made 3D mo...

April 12, 2019

10. APRIL, 2019 – 25. AUGUST

Curators: FABÉNYI Julia, KÉSZMAN József, PETRÓ Zsuzsanna

Artists:BÁRDY Margit, BRAUN András, Students of Budapest Metropolitan University, BULLÁS József, CSEKE Szilárd, CSIKY Tibor, CSÖRGŐ Attila, DOBOKAY Máté, EPERJESI...

March 20, 2019

The film EXCERPTS OF CPA [CONSISTENT PARTIAL ATTENTION], by Freya Björg Olafson, is now available in the PERMANENT GALLERY of Movimiento en Movimiento #7 on the web.
You can see it in this link:…/

Piece belonging to the official selection of our...

March 20, 2019

Physical Cinema Festival Reykjavik screened three of my short video works as part of their programming with the Stockfish Film Festival and Industry Days! Thank you Helena Jonsdottir et all involved.

March 20, 2019

Videostill from: Disembodied Beings

So pleased to have my newest video work 'Disembodied Beings' screening in Montreal on an intriguing program curated by Emilie Serri - Wednesday and Thursday eve! 
À l’occasion de la 37e édition du Festival International du Fil...

December 18, 2018

I perform in Mexico via the internet from my studio Winnipeg! Can’t wait to share excerpts of CPA [Consistent Partial Attention] online - Thank you Centro de Cultura Digital and Movimiento en Movimiento!

December 18, 2018

'Painting With The Man' has been shown in many contexts since June 2018:

2018 7. International dancefilmfestival brussels l'art difficile de filmer la danse - Brussels, Belgium

2018 Antimatter Festival - Victoria, BC

2018 Videomedeja Festival Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina screening - Novi Sad, Serb...

July 9, 2018

27e édition de Vidéos de femmes dans le parc

Depuis 1991 a lieu un rendez-vous unique à l’enseigne de la découverte vidéographique. Pour la 27e année consécutive, Vidéos de femmes dans le parc convie le public à une manifestation artistique incontournable et surprenante où l’esprit audacieux de la vidéo...

July 2, 2018

With the support of the Manitoba Arts Council & Canada Council for the Arts I am working on a new performance work. Which will premiere in September 2019 - looking forward to sharing the results of this research. oboro's website

MÆ - Motion Aftereffect intends to reveal how virtual reality tech...

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