mini-fest 2019

NAKED STATE mini-fest reunited past participants of the Naked State art residency into a one-day mini festival on July 14. Toronto. It was an afternoon filled with thought-provoking performances and an opportunity for guests to participate in live art. The event was organized & curated by Alessandor Earnest & Teresa Ascencao, on Artery platform, and hosted at Chez BonBon.


performance by the artist collective No Object, with David Frankovich, Teresa Ascencao, and Sidi Chen

live drawings of No Object performance, by Philippa Hajdu

photos of Coloni-Olympia, a performance by Alexandra Bischoff with ice-cream cake and a bouquet of flowers

live life drawings of guests, and older drawings, by Jim Maunder

screenings of performative acts, including Pant Fling by Natalie Wardle, Notes on Camping by David Frankovich, and Scaling (Man on the Run) by Sidi Chen

Tubal Ligation Triptych, a photographic project by Alessandor Earnest 

various paintings and collages by Philippa Hajdu

images from the “Daughter” project by Matthew Hamon