Marisa Hoicka is an artist working in painting, performance art, video, fibres and installation. Often her shows combine these different interests. Her video work is represented by VTAPE. “…a rising star…” wrote Paul Aguirre-Livingston from the Grid. Ladies Lugging Gear I’m giving an artist talk at Ladies Lugging Gear November 14, 6pm at 16 Soho Street. Check out the facebook invite! Rebels With a Cause Film Festival My video “This is Not a Test” is being screened at the Rebels with a Cause Film Festival curated by FAG (Feminist Art Gallery -Deirdre Logue and Allyson Mitchell) on October 24th at York University. SFMOMA My video “This is Not a Test” is being screened as part of “More Than Just Queer,” curated by FAG (Feminist Art Gallery -Deirdre Logue and Allyson Mitchell) at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art on Thursday March 14th. “Art in Office” A solo show of my paintings entitled “Meet Me Half Way,” was recently displayed March until the end of May at the Department of Canadian Heritage in Toronto Nature Morte, a solo performance at Le Labo, Toronto, 2012 Search, Marisa Hoicka and Johnny Forever gallerywest/ Nuit Blanche 2012 Power Ball: Quarter-Life Crisis at the Power Plant June 14, 2012. Check out me being interviewed in my green screen suit by iChannel at Powerball at the Power Plant. VIDEODROME at the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art June 8, 2012. Recently she was artist in residence (performance art) at the Etobicoke School of the Arts with funding from the Ontario Arts Council. Also gave an artist talk at Ontario College of Art and Design University.