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  • 2010-07-13 10:26

    It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Glenna Evans (4th year Visual Arts).  Glenna, a competitive longboarder (skateboarder), passed away Friday July 9th, as a result of a longboarding accident in North Vancouver. She was an exceptional student who had a passion for the arts, a love of life and a commitment to her local community.

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  • 2010-07-12 13:46

    Gareth Moore (04) has been shortlisted for the Future Generation Art Prize 2010. Established by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation, the Prize is a major international competition (for artists up to 35 years of age), to discover and provide long-term support for a generation of emerging artists, wherever they may live and work.

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  • 2010-07-12 08:13

    Emily Carr University of Art + Design is very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Cameron Cartiere as Dean of Graduate Studies.

    Cameron will be taking her new post in September after working as Director of Graduate Studies for the Department of Media and Cultural Studies at Birkbeck College at the University of London as well as being the Co-Director of the Master of Arts Program in Arts Policy and Management and the Co-Director of the Centre for Media, Cultural and Creative Practice also at Birkbeck.

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  • 2010-07-09 15:22

    Beautiful Frontier is a site-specific project that responds to the ON Main storefront space in the form of scrolls suspended from the gallery's ceiling. A collaboration between Vancouver-based artists Rosanne Bennett (94) and Katherine Coe (91), the installation is informed by traditional iconic imagery found in representations of life and history in British Columbia.

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  • 2010-07-09 11:54

    In RE-VIEW, Lisa Fedorak (03) uses exhibition reviews of abstract paintings as source material.

    CSA Space
    July 9 - August 9, 2010
    Opening Reception | July 9, 6-9pm

  • 2010-07-09 11:49

    Neo-Native Drawings and Other Works documents and expands Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun's (83) exhibition of the same name, held at the Contemporary Art Gallery, March 19 to May 16, 2010.

    The 40-page softcover book is illustrated with thirty-nine drawings, and includes text by Yuxweluptun, artist, writer and MFA candidate Peter Morin (01) and curator Petra Watson.

    Grunt Gallery
    July 15, 2010
    6-8pm

  • 2010-07-08 14:09

    Douglas Coupland (84) expands upon his already prolific career by adding fashion designer to his list of credentials. The Canadian artist and author has teamed up with Roots Canada to design RootsxDouglas Coupland, a limited edition collection of graphic apparel and leather goods that launches July 8.

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  • 2010-07-07 08:25

    In the Hastings Street window of the Audain Gallery, Vancouver artist Kathy Slade (founding editor, Emily Carr University Press + Manager, READ Bookstore) asks the question, Is Everything Going to Be Alright? This seemingly direct question tests public sentiment at a moment of general global uncertainty and at a moment when Vancouver is coming out of its Olympic daze and is rebranding and refiguring its relationship to nature as a green city based on sustainable urbanism.

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  • 2010-07-06 10:22

    Emily Carr University of Art + Design is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Verity as the Stereoscopic 3D (S3D) Centre’s Filmmaker-in-Residence for the academic year.

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  • 2010-07-05 09:19

    Third year design student, Sanghyun Samuel Kim, exhibits his work, Newly Born, in Green Revolution: Impact of Greening and Sustainability. Newly Born is Kim's lastest interpretation of the natural beauty of a tree by piling multiple layers of colourful scrubbing pads.

    The exhibition examines the growing movement of greening and sustainability in architecture, design and community practices, with works by artists, designers, architects, students and others who have used alternative and recycled media.

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