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TORONTO, CANADA, February 8, 2010 – The year is 2010 and there’s no place better to be right now than here in Toronto! From our headquarters in the heart of the West Queen West Art + Design District, the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art is pleased to launch our 2010 season of exciting programming.

2010 Exhibition Highlights:

Will Gorlitz: nowhere if not here and Always Already
February 4 – March 28, 2010

Will Gorlitz: nowhere if not here is organized by the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery in partnership with the Macdonald Stewart Art Centre

Untitled Seven
Benedict Drew and Emma Hart (U.K.)
April 1 – 11, 2010

Programmed by and presented in conjunction with the 23rd Images Festival

Cinema X: I Like to Watch
April 1 – 11, 2010
Curated by Paco Barrágan (Spain)

Carlos Aires (Spain)/ Regina Galindo (Guatemala)/ Bruce LaBruce (Canada)/ Anetta Mona Chisa & Lucia Tkacova (Czech Republic)/ Dani Marti (Scotland / Australia)/Erwin Olaf (The Netherlands)/ Steve Reinke (Canada)/ & Jessie Mott (USA)/
Santiago Sierra (Spain / Mexico)/

Presented in conjunction with the 23rd Images Festival

CONTACT 2010: Pervasive Influence
The Mechanical Bride
May 1 – June 6, 2010
Curated by Bonnie Rubenstein

Co-produced by the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art and the CONTACT Toronto Photography Festival
Official Exhibition Sponsor: Scotiabank

Empire of Dreams
Phenomenology of the built environment
Contemporary artists from Toronto

June 19 – August 15, 2010
Curated by David Liss

Dan Bergeron/ Joda Clement & Nigel Craig/ Liam Crockard/ Dorian Fitzgerald/ Sara Graham/ David Han/ Janet Jones/ Yvonne Lammerich/ Tristram Lansdowne/ An Te Liu/ Samina Mansuri/ Alex McLeod/
Jade Rude and Bruno Billio/ Lisa Steele and Kim Tomczak/ T&T (Tony Romano and Tyler Brett)/Joshua Thorpe/ David Trautrimas/
Alberto Guedea Zamora/

Exhibition supported by Partners in Art, Matthew Teitelbaum, and David Blackwood

David Hoffos: Scenes from the House Dream
Sep 9 – Dec 31, 2010
Curated by Shirley Madill

Organized and circulated by the Rodman Hall Art Centre/Brock University with the assistance of the Southern Alberta Art Gallery,
Lethbridge and TrepanierBaer Gallery, Calgary

Links / URLs:

Download our Winter / Spring 2010 Brochure
http://www.mocca.ca/uploads/WS010.pdf

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http://www.youtube.com/moccatoronto

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All programs and activities of the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art are supported by Toronto Culture, the Ontario Arts Council,