Thursday, August 7, 2014

Gwen MacGregor at the Fernie Museum

To honor the 50th anniversary of Fernie's historical curse raising ceremony, Gwen MacGregor's video Fold it Up and Put it Away: Fernie's Curse (first exhibited in 1998 at the Southern Alberta Art Gallery) is currently on view at the Fernie Museum until the end of August.  In conjunction with the video, Gwen will be giving a talk at the Museum on Thursday August 14th at 7pm. See more HERE.

Since completing her MA in cultural geography, MacGregor's first published article, "Toronto's Nuit Blanche" can be found in the current issue of the journal, Art and the Public Sphere.


Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Bill Burns at the Photographic Gallery Hippolyte in Helsinki

Bill Burns is taking The Bill Burns Show to the Photographic Gallery Hippolyte in Helsinki, Finland from August 13th until the 31st, 2014. The opening event will take place at the gallery on Tuesday, August 12th from 5-7 pm.

There will be a public panel discussion on topical themes raised by the exhibition on Thursday, August 14 at 5 pm in English with Bill Burns, Taru Elfving & Marja-Terttu Kivirinta as well as a panel discussion in Finnish on Friday, August 22 at 5 pm with Jussi Koitela as moderator

Thursday, June 5, 2014

David R. Harper at the South Bend Museum of Art

David R. Harper's exhibition Plateau at the South Bend Museum of Art in Indiana opens June 7 and continues until August 1, 2014. 

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Sara Graham, participant in CAFKA.14 'It should always be this way'

Sara Graham will be part of this years CAFKA.14, an exhibition dedicated to art in the public sphere.  Graham's Pype Supersystem comprised of three sculptural works will be installed throughout the cities of Waterloo and Kitchener from May 31st-June 29th.  The yellow pipe sculptures will be on view at Tannery Communitech Hub, City of Kitchener sidewalk planter and the Waterloo Civic Square.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Roula Partheniou at Open Studio

Open Studio is presenting an exhibition of work by Roula Partheniou and Shaan Syed produced during their time in the Visiting Artist Residency Program. The exhibition opens May 23 and closes June 21, 2014.

Roula will be giving an artist's talk on Friday, May 23, 2014 from 6:00 – 7:00 PM before the opening. Click here for more details.

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Dave Dyment in the 2014 Biennale de Montréal

The Biennale de Montréal announced Dave Dyment as one of the artists participating in the 2014 biennial curated by Gregory Burke, Peggy Gale, Lesley Johnstone and Mark Lanctôt. The theme of this year's biennial is "L’Avenir (looking forward)" and runs from October 22, 2014 until January 4, 2015. Some of the other artists included in the biennial are Abbas AkhavanAmanda Beech and Lawrence Weiner. More details online at Canadian Art.