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  • 2015-04-20 11:51

    The annual Emily Award program is a celebration of the outstanding achievements of a member of the University alumni whose endeavours in the arts, media and design fields have brought honour to the University.

    We are pleased to announce Daina Warren, contemporary Aboriginal art curator and artist, as the 2015 recipient. 

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  • 2015-04-17 13:49

    Quantum Entanglements/VAST class exhibit at Science World is an exhibition of selected works from a Visual Arts Studio course taught by Associate Professor Ingrid Koenig and co-organized with TRIUMF (Canada’s National Laboratory for Particle and Nuclear Physics).

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  • 2015-04-15 11:15

    Please be aware that there will be road closures to Granville Island this Sunday, April 19th.

    Visit Vancouver Sun Run for details and plan accordingly.

  • 2015-04-13 23:30

    Surrey Art Gallery is presenting Views from the Southbank II: Moments, Reflections, Intervals, the second of three exhibitions celebrating the Gallery’s 40th anniversary. The exhibit features portraits of people and places in Surrey and the surrounding area by 29 different artists, including:

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  • 2015-04-10 14:57

    The Howe Sound region of British Columbia is experiencing a remarkable ecological rebirth.  Marine life is returning after decades of low numbers. This recovery is an incredible and all too rare good news story – not just for the residents of the Sound or the urban and tourist centres around it, but also for marine scientists worldwide who want to know more about the dynamics of marine recovery.

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  • 2015-04-10 10:57

    Vancouver Art Gallery Presents BC's Most Prestigious Visual Arts Prizes on April 16, 2015


    Audain Prize: Michael Morris ('65)
    VIVA Award: Elizabeth Zvonar ('01)

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  • 2015-04-07 14:25

    Back Gallery Project and Pattison Art in Transit are presenting the anticipated third and final iteration of their Strathcona Billboard Project with Annie Briard’s public art work Any Day Now as part of Capture Photography Festival.

    Instructor and MAA alumna Annie Briard ('13) creates moving images and lens-focused work to confront visual perception and the interpretation of what we see. Her practice exploits elements that influence vision including embodiment, reverie, and ocular phenomena. By decontextualizing what the viewer expects of billboards, using the optical recursive void and offering a stereoscopic 3D viewing potential, Any Day Now underlines connections between visual attention, wonder, and possibility.

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  • 2015-04-02 14:43

     

    Second year MDes candidate Caylee Raber (BDes '10) has been named one of the Top 25 finalists of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council's 2015 Storytellers Challenge.

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  • 2015-04-01 20:59

    Shop Technologies Coordinator and Continuing Studies instructor Vanessa Hall-Patch has been awarded second place for her piece House sampler, land sampler at the 35th Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition.

    The Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition is the second-longest running juried print and drawing competition in the United States. Every two years it features contemporary graphic artwork from around the globe. This year the 35th Bradley International features the work of 108 artists and the juror is Beth Grabowski, Professor and Assistant Department Chair at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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  • 2015-03-31 13:35

    "The Harmonograph Swingset, capturing the frequency of love and friendship"

    - from the TED Blog

    We are happy to celebrate the successful installation of a "Harmonograph Swingset" at this year's TED conference, hosted in Vancouver. A sculpture by Carly Stadelmann and Emily Carr University employee Jeremy Wong literally made waves inviting thousands of global visitors at TED to create interactive art pieces.

    Harmonograph Swingset being installed at TEC by Emily Carr University student and alumnus

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