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  • 2014-07-09 12:11

    Los Angeles-based artist and Emily Carr alumnus Etienne Zack ('00), recipient of the 2014 Emily Award for Outstanding Alumni, will speak about a new series of work as part of the second annual Flats Summer Block Party.

    Equinox Gallery
    Saturday, July 12, 2014, 12pm

  • 2014-07-09 09:12

    '13 alumna Sam Knopp is the Medalta Artist in Residence for Summer 2014.

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  • 2014-07-07 13:10

    It is with great sorrow that we announce the death of James Lindfield on June 21st, from pneumonia. James will be remembered as a devoted father, passionate teacher, committed artist, and as a perceptive and loving husband, brother, uncle and friend.

    We are stunned to have lost such a valuable member of our community, and our thoughts and best wishes are with his wife Sheila and son Jacob during this tragic time.

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  • 2014-06-27 12:45

    cloTHING(s) as conversation is an interdisciplinary research initiative founded by Associate Professor Hélène Day Fraser (MAA '08) and co-investigator Keith Doyle, Adjunct Research Associate.

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  • 2014-06-26 15:45

    Patricia Huijnen (MAA '12) and Andres Wanner (MAA '13) present at the xCoAx conference on Computation Communication Aesthetics and X in Porto, Portugal.

    Andres Wanner is presenting his works The Mixer, The Opener, and The Ventilator from the Machinic Trajectories series and a paper, Mechanical Drawing Machines and the Glitch — Visualizing Technology Through Its Failures.

    Patricia Huijnen is presenting peristaltic tubes, a work that builds on her graduate work at Emily Carr,  and a paper in collaboration with Andres Wanner, Simulation of Patterns on Circular Knitted Tubes.

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  • 2014-06-26 14:28

    MAA candidates Amanda Arcuri and Britta Fluevog are featured in a group exhibition, Neither/Nor, at Ayden Gallery.

    Neither/Nor is an exciting exhibition, as the Gallery temporarily departs from its focus on contemporary painters, to showcase the multidisciplinary diversity of some of Vancouver's most original and innovative artists. Featuring painting, drawing, photography, mixed media, textiles, installation, and performance works.

    Neither/Nor
    Ayden Gallery
    July 5 - 26, 2014
    Opening reception | Friday, July 4, 7-11pm

  • 2014-06-26 11:49

    As part of the Gershon Iskowitz Prize, Geoffrey Farmer ('92) will be featured in a solo exhibition at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), July 5 - September 7, 2014.

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  • 2014-06-25 15:56

    Challenging traditional conventions in painting has established Colleen Heslin as an emerging leader in contemporary Canadian art. Known for her innovative textile-based methods, Heslin develops textures with ink and dye on second-hand fabrics, which upon inspection reveal themselves as collage-based, process-formed trompe l’oeil.

    A 2003 graduate of Emily Carr, Heslin won the 2013 RBC Canadian Painting Competition.

    Colleen Heslin: Outcasts and Shady Trees
    At Monte Clark Gallery through July 5

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  • 2014-06-25 15:55

    See Ceramic Artist and Associate Professor Paul Mathieu's latest show at the Gardiner, on this summer in Toronto through September 1, 2014.

    "Camp Fires reveals the concept of "Camp" in the work of three important Francophone Canadian ceramic artists: Léopold L. Foulem, Paul Mathieu and Richard Milette. Camp Fires is an often sensual encounter of these artists' powerful body of work, one that addresses subversive ideas about queer identity through clay."

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  • 2014-06-24 05:40

    We take this time to acknowledge and celebrate Emily Carr University's community and our many achievements over the past year. The stories are inspiring and transformative, and help define the new landscape for the 21st Century. Included below are awards, innovative projects and milestone donations that have helped improve lives and connect hearts and minds.

    June 10, 2013 | Sessional Instructor Scott Conarroe (’01) was selected as a 2013 Guggenheim Fellow.

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