Between 2000 and 2004, a majority of the sketches were created while frequenting la Porté Disparu, located in Plateau, Montreal. La Porté Disparu acted as a critical meeting place for artists, poets and musicians, discussing ideas, philosophies and politics. The cafe closed its doors in 2004.
John Naccarato is an Interdisciplinary Visual Media Artist, based out of Montreal, QC, who creates conceptually driven visceral works incorporating varied media, such as performance, digital print, media art, and site-specific installations. He uses daily life as subject matter to create a critical commentary of technology’s intervention on social, cultural and personal identity.