Archival Alchemy® with Joyce LeeAnn (livestream)
in collaboration with FADO Performance Art Centre
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 7:00 pm EDT

AGYU and FADO Performance Art Centre present an on-line artist engagement with Joyce LeeAnn presented as part of the solo exhibition Jess Dobkin’s Wetrospective. During our time together, Joyce LeeAnn will lead us on a journey to explore archival processing as performance art.

Joyce LeeAnn is a certified archivist, an interdisciplinary artist, and the founder of Archival Alchemy®. As an archivist, she has worked for a community archive, a corporate archive, a large public library, and a prestigious museum. However, her archival praxis began as a young girl, and as an act of decolonization she centers her innate methods. Through her artistic projects, she is creating an archive of everything that she has conquered and is overcoming. This is the essence of Archival Alchemy®. Created in 2017 and cultivated directly from Joyce LeeAnn’s practice, Archival Alchemy® is a small business that supports institutions and artists to activate and enrich archives.

This artist engagement is presented in community with the AGYU as part of a constellation of talks, performances and public engagements for Jess Dobkin’s Wetrospective.

See also

All the Feels with Ann Cvetkovich

All the Feels with Ann Cvetkovich

conversation
24 Sep 2021
Hemispheric Encounters w/ Performance Art Archivists

Hemispheric Encounters w/ Performance Art Archivists

online panel discussion
23 Sep 2021
Portals, Potions, and Archives

Portals, Potions, and Archives

lecture w/ J Roberson
18 Sep 2021
ASL Exhibition Tour

ASL Exhibition Tour

feat. Tamyka Bullen
2 – 26 Sep 2021
You’re Welcome Wetro Tour

You’re Welcome Wetro Tour

Exhibition tour
9 Sep 2021
ASL introduction

ASL introduction

feat. Tamyka Bullen
2 – 26 Sep 2021
Exhibition views

Exhibition views

Wetrospective
2 – 26 Sep 2021
Floorplan

Floorplan

Wetrospective
2 – 26 Sep 2021
Jess Dobkin’s Wetrospective

Jess Dobkin’s Wetrospective

on-site exhibition
2 – 26 Sep 2021
Visiting the Gallery

Visiting the Gallery

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HOURS
From September 2 to 26, 2021

Monday to Sunday: 12 noon to 5 pm
Wednesday: extended hours to 7 pm

(gallery closed for Labour Day on Sept 6)

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