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