About

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Duncan MacDonald is a contemporary artist from Canada. His artworks take form in diverse modes such as audio art, performance, video, music, installation and drawing – often exploring the corporeal sensorium and its commodification.

Duncan’s works have been exhibited, performed and recorded throughout Canada, the US, Europe and South America. He has presented work at: Friche La Belle de Mai (Marseille), Museu D’Arte Joinville (Brazil), Cram International, Rodman Hall Art Centre, p|m Gallery, A Mano Libera Contemporary Art Gallery, Nuit Blanche (Paris) at Bibliotheque Forney, Nuit Blanche (Paris) at Musee Cluny, Oakville Galleries, The Grimsby Public Art Gallery, WKP Kennedy Art Gallery and the Andrew and Laura McCain Gallery, Mercer Union Centre for Contemporary Art, Centro Dragao do Mar de Arte é Cultura (Fortaleza), Jewel Box, Pekao Gallery, the Anna Leonowens Gallery, Gale Gates Gallery, the Tranz Tech Media Festival, amongst other venues.

He has received numerous awards and grants including the Established Artist of the Year Award from the City of St. Catharines, an ARC Fedev Pre-Commercialization grant, five grants from the Humanities Research Institute of Brock University, the Paris Studio residency supported by the Canada Council for the Arts (twice), a research and production grant from the Canada Council for the Arts, several grants from the Ontario Arts Council, a co-production grant from the Centre Nationale de la Cinematographie (Paris, France), a nomination for a Sobey Art Award, and a residency at the Royal College of Art in London, England.

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