Joy and Sorrow: Photographs and Films by Elisa Julia Gilmour and Ben Freedman

May 15 – June 29, 2014

Featured Exhibition in the Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival


Dr. Gaëlle Morel | Guest Curator | Exhibitions Curator, Ryerson Image Centre

Artists undertake a contemporary exploration of analog material, focusing on two fundamental elements of photographic representation, time and light.


Banner image credit: Ben Freedman, Dear Departed: Plate #2, 2013. Print on glass plate, 22 x 25 cm. Courtesy of the artist. Elisa Julia Gilmour, Death is Something: Film Stills #10, 2013. Film stills from installation, dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artist.