K8 Hardy

About This Project


DIM Cinema at The Cinematheque

Screenings & Discussion with K8 HARDY around her feature film Outfitumentary.
U.S., 2016, video, 82:00, colour, sound.

January 26, 7:00pm: Emily Carr University of Art + Design:
Lecture Hall room 301 North Building
1399 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R9

This event is presented in collaboration with the Audain Faculty of Visual Art and Material Practice’s Visual Art Forums. This is a public event, with drinks post-discussion for CASV members at a local bar (TBC)

K8 Hardy (b. 1977, Fort Worth, Texas) is an artist and filmmaker based in New York. Her performances, photographs, self-distributed zines, videos (including music videos for Le Tigre, Lesbians on Ecstasy and Men) and films have been exhibited at venues including the Whitney Museum of American Art/Whitney Biennial 2012; MoMA PS1, NY; Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, Texas; The Tate Modern, London; Reena Spaulings Fine Art, NYC; Künstlerhaus, Halle für Kunst und Medien in Graz, Austria.

K8 Hardy studied at Smith College, the Milton Avery Graduate School for the Arts at Bard College, and the Whitney Independent Study Program. Outfitumentary is her first feature film.

This opportunity has been generously supported by DIM Cinema, Emily Carr University of Art + Design and Cineworks.

IMAGE CREDIT: K8 Hardy, Outfitumentary, 2016, video, 82:00, colour, sound. © K8 Hardy; courtesy the artist; Hardy Studio; Picture Palace Pictures