Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Instant Coffee Wins 2016 Vancouver Mayor’s Arts for Public Art

Instant Coffee, Perpetual Sunset, reflective mylar disks, dibond, plastic pins, aluminum frame, Richmond BC, 2012
Congratulations to Instant Coffee, who have just been awarded the 2016 Vancouver Mayor's Arts Award for Public Art, in recognition of their significant contributions to public art in Vancouver and beyond!

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Roula Partheniou and John Marriott in Form Follows Fiction: Art and Artists in Toronto

Roula Partheniou , Dopplekopf, acrylic on wood, altered found objects, double-sided mirror, vitrines, 2013

Work by MKG127 artists Roula Partheniou and John Marriott can currently be seen in the exhibition Form Follows Fiction: Art and Artists in Toronto at Art Museum at the University of Toronto curated by Luis Jacob, which opened September 6th and will run until December 10, 2016. 

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Gwen MacGregor in Regina

Gwen MacGregor, Workparty: The Little People (detail), multimedia installation, 2013/2017
Gwen MacGregor is showing a new version of a 2013 work created in collaboration with Workparty titled The Little People as part of Pop Up Downtown in Regina. The work will be on view in storefronts beginning Thursday September 15, and will run until the end of the year. The project was carried out in consultation with Colonialism No More.

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Risa Horowitz at Idea Exchange

Risa Horowitz, Omega Centauri Globular Cluster, cross stitch, 2014

Risa Horowitz is part of the group exhibition Fibreworks 2016 at Idea Exchange in Cambridge, ON which opened Friday September 16 and runs until November 13.

Liza Eurich and John Mariott in Why Can't Minimal at Open Space, Victoria

Liza Eurich, Bad Rainbows, black marker on paper, 2010
Liza Eurich and John Marriott have work in the travelling group exhibition Why Can't Minimal, curated by John G. Hampton. The exhibition opened Friday September 16 at Open Space in Victoria, BC and continues until October 22.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Four MKG artists to show work for in/future Toronto

Adam David BrownDave DymentKristiina Lahde, and Gwen MacGregor are exhibiting work as part of in/future Festival of Art & Music at Ontario Place from September 15 – 26. The festival opens Thursday September 15, 6-8 and runs until September 25.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Jayce Salloum at Galerie oqbo, Berlin

Jayce Salloum's work is included in the exhibition Racontres improbables (the secret encounters of Kusama Kalthoum) at Galerie oqbo, Berlin, on view until October 1. The exhibition is co-curated by Jayce and Mlreille Kassar.

Roula Partheniou at Dunlop Gallery, Regina

Roula Partheniou's solo exhibition Chalk to Cheese is on until October 26 at the Dunlop Art Gallery. The exhibition is curated by Jennifer Matotek.