Ben Reeves' recent exhibitions include: Complicated Matter at Museum London; Drawing Painting at the Oakville Galleries; Shifting Space: Cultural Transformations at the Sichuan Institute of Fine Art in Chongqing, China; the traveling show, Lines Painted in Early Spring (Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Kamloops Art Gallery, The Koffler Centre, Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, and Galerie de L'Université du Québec à Montréal); High Points: Canadian Contemporary Art, Ten Years of Recent Acquisitions at the Musée des Beaux Arts de Montréal; and For the Record: Drawing Contemporary Life at the Vancouver Art Gallery. Ben is represented by the Equinox Gallery in Vancouver and by Jessica Bradley ART+PROJECTS in Toronto. He has been a Lecturer at the University of British Columbia, Assistant Professor (painting) at the University of Western Ontario and the University of Guelph, and is currently Assistant Professor specializing in painting and drawing at Emily Carr University.
Winnipeg-based artist Sarah Anne Johnson was trained as a photographer but uses a variety of media including painting, sculpture and performance. Johnson's work has been exhibited in Canada and internationally, and has been collected by several public institutions including the Art Gallery of Ontario and the National Gallery of Canada. Exhibitions include Oh Canada, at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art , the Canadian Biennial at the NGC, 'Haunted', at the Guggenheim Museum, the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, and Foundation Cartier, Paris. Johnson's latest work titled 'Wonderlust' just opened in New York, at Julie Saul Gallery. She also just finished leading a residency at the Banff Centre titled, 'Another World in the Studio'. In 2015, she will present her first survey exhibition at the Contemporary Art Museum, Raleigh, NC.
Johnson was the recipient of the inaugural Grange Prize for Contemporary Photography in 2008 and was a Sobey Art Award finalist in 2011.