room 5

into healing

Sarah Tompkins | Breather

Sarah Tompkins is an Ottawa-based artist. She began development on this collection while working out of a live-in studio in Washington D.C. last year. The Breather series evolved as an experiment in using art as therapy, both in its creation and its consideration. She is concerned with inviting the viewer to take a momentary break, or a “Breather,” to assess their current mental state.

Sarah O’Sullivan | Comfort Films

Sarah O’Sullivan is a writer from Dublin who studied English and Drama at Trinity College, graduating in 2019.While primarily interested in scriptwriting, she also dabbles in fiction and non-fiction hoping something someday will stick. She most often explores themes of feminism, relationships, and communication in the digital age within her work, although really she just hopes to write something halfway honest.

Tomaz Standeker | Subtilior

Tomaz Standeker (1977), Maribor, Slovenia EU, musician and video artist, in 2013 formed “Tod den Maschinen”, an audio-visual project. His former work was mainly theatre and film music. 

“Subtilior” is a visual interlude with music by Tod den Maschinen, filmed in various Slovenian castles, monasteries and its parks.

Ally Zlatar | The Value of Lightness

Exploring  art making as a methodology that suggests the human condition is more complex than it is currently understood, Alexandria (Ally) Zlatar examines, instigates and provokes notions of the individual experience. She focuses on philosophical discourse, body image, embodiment & ethics.

Ally Zlatar | The Value of Lightness

Exploring  art making as a methodology that suggests the human condition is more complex than it is currently understood, Alexandria (Ally) Zlatar examines, instigates and provokes notions of the individual experience. She focuses on philosophical discourse, body image, embodiment & ethics.