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  • Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 3:50pm - Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 5:30pm

    AHIS 333 Interdisciplinary Forums Presents Fall 2014 Lecture Series:
    Histories | The Art School, The University + Pedagogy

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  • Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 7:30pm - Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 5:00pm

    The Charles H. Scott Gallery is pleased to present a solo show by esteemed Vancouver artist Rodney Graham. The exhibition is primarily comprised of the artist’s recent paintings, with a focus on works that were produced as props for artworks such as The Gifted Amateur, Pipe Cleaner Artist, My Late Early Styles and Lobbing Potatoes at a Gong. Many of these prop paintings were produced and continue to be developed long after the work for which they were originally intended was completed.

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  • Friday, October 3, 2014 - 12:00pm - Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 6:00pm

    The Charles H. Scott Gallery invites you to an exhibition curated by Cate Rimmer at the Satellite Gallery. The Port / Matthew Buckingham: Obscure Moorings is an exhibition in two parts that looks at the points of contact between the maritime worker and the port city and, by extension, the maritime worker’s place within the urban economy.

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  • Monday, October 27, 2014 (All day) - Friday, October 31, 2014 (All day)

    At this seminal moment in our institution’s history, the series brings together practitioners from across a range of practices and fields of inquiry to ask how we imagine the art, media and design university of the 21st century. Through various platforms, the series explores the relationship between the proposed campus and the land on which it will be built, the communities that surround it, and the historical and urban context of the site, and its promise to become a central element in a new creative and cultural district in the City of Vancouver.

    More information at imagining.ecuad.ca

    The Commons

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  • Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

    Please join us for a talk by Sami artist/designer/architect Joar Nango at the Emily Carr Aboriginal Gathering Place. Joar will discuss his recent installations and art/design projects. His upcoming solo exhibition of his work is at Western Front from November 14 to December 20, 2014. The opening for this exhibition will take place on Thursday, November 13, 2014, at 7pm.

    This talk is sponsored by Trading Routes a research and creation project supported by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) and by Emily Carr University Faculty of Visual Art and Material Practice visiting artist series.

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  • Monday, November 3, 2014 (All day) - Sunday, November 9, 2014 (All day)

    DevFest.ca is a week-long workshop-series and hackathon about bleeding-edge technologies for experienced developers taking place weeknights and over the weekend this November 3 to 9 in Downtown Vancouver.

    RSVPs for DevFest.ca are live. Seats are very limited, so reserve your spot early at  DevFest.ca.

    This year's workshops cover: cryptocurrencies, cloud-computing, smart-televisions, wearables, 3D-printing, virtual reality and microcontrollers.

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  • Monday, November 3, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Please join us for a special evening, featuring two back-to-back artist talks by our Visiting Artists in the Faculty of Visual Art + Material Practice: Mark Igloliorte and Maggie Groat. 
    Mark IglolioreMark Igloliorte is an interdisciplinary artist born in Corner Brook, Newfoundland and grew up in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador. His artistic work is primarily painting and drawing. He has exhibited in group and solo shows across Canada.
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  • Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Join us for a free Screen Printing demo, Stencil Techniques with Technician Jacqueline Robins.

    A quick, low-tech and non-toxic method of screen printing, stencil techniques are great for beginner or DIY screen printers. Creation and application of both paper and mactac resists will be discussed and demonstrated.

    Register by October 31

  • Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Please join us for an Artist Talk by Mircea Cantor, on the occasion of his solo exhibition at the Rennie Collection at Wing Sang.

    The reflective work of Romanian artist and Prix Marcel Duchamp winner Mircea Cantor (b. 1977) is the subject of a Rennie Collection at Wing Sang exhibition this winter. This is the first solo presentation of his work in Canada. While Cantor works in a number of different mediums, he is best known for his ostensibly simple video narratives that slowly build to subtle but powerful climax leaving the audience with conclusions that keep them thinking well beyond the exhibition.

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  • Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm

    Come join the Material Matters team as we convene for an evening of creative processes, open discussions and idea sharing on the topic of 3D Printing.

    Enjoy a program with three notable speakers:

    Kushal Goenka | Software Demo
    Software demo Sketchup bring your laptops to this demo!

    John Biehler | Expert in the field
    Topic: How 3D604 got started and where are we going

    David Bernhardt | Cimetrix
    Topic: Industrial Design, Prototyping, and End Use applications of 3D printing, new multi-material flexibilities PolyJet photopolymer 3D equipment.

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