Vermont College Distance-Learning MFA Program

Part-Time Faculty and Visiting Artist, Vermont College Master of Fine Arts Program, Montpelier USA (1996 to 2001)   Originally a Visiting Artist to this pioneering low-residency distance learning MFA, I was subsequently invited to be a Part-Time Faculty
Read More

Concordia University MFA Program, Montreal

Lecturer, Critical Theory and Studio Practice, Concordia University Master of Fine Arts Program, Montreal (1995) I created a unique course to teach research skills to MFA students in direct relation to their own studio practice, and gave advanced
Read More

The Spirit and The Letter and The Evil Eye

The Spirit and The Letter and The Evil Eye, Bath Festivals Trust ‘WellSpring’ (with Lyne Lapointe, 1994)   Bookbinding, marbled paper, letterforms, the printed word, eye-hand coordination, amulets, craftsmanship, inkhorns and more all came under scrutiny in this site-specific
Read More

Introduction & Index

Introduction & Index, silkscreened translucent banners and artists’ bookwork (1994): Printed Matter (New York); Artexte@MACM (Montreal); Bath Public Library (UK); Ridington Room, University of British Columbia (Vancouver), C Magazine (Toronto)   A meditation on censorship and the power
Read More

The Wilds and The Deep

The Wilds and The Deep, Battery Maritime Ferry Terminal with Creative Time (New York, with Lyne Lapointe, 1990)   At the bottom tip of Manhattan, this large-scale site project explored the origins of museums in colonial practice. Next
Read More

Eat Me / Drink Me / Love Me

Eat Me / Drink Me / Love Me:  The New Museum (New York, with Lyne Lapointe, 1989)   Invited in 1987 by curator Bill Olander to create a work for The New Museum, we devised a project about
Read More

La Donna Delinquenta

La Donna Delinquenta (Montreal, with Lyne Lapointe, 1987)   The abandoned Corona vaudeville theatre was the perfect locus for exploring meeting points between social marginalisation and the society of the spectacle. ‘Technologies of the Self’ met Plato’s Cave
Read More

Le Musée des Sciences

Le Musée des Sciences (Montréal, with Lyne Lapointe, 1984)   This major site-specific installation — a ‘history of the body’ before its time — took place over the entirety of an abandoned beaux arts Post Office Building at
Read More

Projet Building / Caserne #14

Projet Building / Caserne #14, for the abandoned Fire Station 14 (Montreal, with Lyne Lapointe, 1983) The first of our ‘Montreal triptych’ of site-specific projects occupying entire buildings in the 1980s, Projet Building / Caserne #14 took place
Read More

 

site by U2R

© Martha Fleming : arts | sciences | humanities : interdisciplines