Student Spotlight: Carine Chelhot Lemyre

Hometown: Born in Montreal. Spent 17 years in Beirut, Lebanon Research Interests: 19th and 20th century European painting in relation to photography. Website: http://www.cargocollective.com/carinelemyre 1. What do you do outside of class/academic work? Film photography, mixed media image making, oil and acrylic painting. 2. How did you get started with this activity? As long as … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Carine Chelhot Lemyre

Student Spotlight: Lina El-Shamy

Hometown: It’s complicated, but I would say Alexandria, Egypt, and London, Ontario. Research Interests: contemporary Egyptian visual culture; visual anthropology; politics of aesthetics (and vice versa); history of graphic design 1. What do you do outside of class/academic work? I make illustrations and films. 2. How did you get started with this activity? I have … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Lina El-Shamy