Join CAG Prize winner Andi Icaza-Largaespada for an informal discussion on her new exhibition.
Andi Icaza-Largaespada graduated from Simon Fraser University with a BFA in Visual Arts in 2017. She has recently exhibited at La Rizoma, Managua (2016 and 2018) and School of Contemporary Arts, Vancouver (2016). Group exhibitions include New Generation Photography Award, OCAD Onsite, Toronto (2018). Nominations and awards include Scotiabank’s New Generation Award Longlist (2018), Contemporary Art Gallery Prize (2017), The Philip B. Lind Award Longlist (2017), BMO First Art! Nominee (2017), AIMIA/AGO Photography Scholarship Honourary Award (2016), SFU Thanabe/Thorne Visual Art Award (2016) and Canon Prize for Best Photographic Portfolio (2015). In Nicaragua, she co-runs La Rizoma Cultural Centre and participates in feminist, ecological and Indigenous rights activism and advocacy.