News for Alumni

Adad Hannah + Aaron Pollard Winners of Victor Martyn Lynch-Staunton Awards

Posted: Thu, 2009-11-05 15:56

Congratulations to Adad Hannah (98) and Aaron Pollard (93), for their recent Victor Martyn Lynch-Staunton Award wins. The annual awards, worth $15,000 each, recognize outstanding mid-career artists in the seven disciplines funded by the Canada Council. Disciplines include: dance, integrated arts, media arts, music, theatre, visual arts and writing and publishing.

Alumni Films Selected for 36th Annual Northwest Film + Video Festival

Still from Nature on Its Course, directed by Su-An Ng (09)
Posted: Wed, 2009-11-04 22:25

Revolving Doors, directed by Kirsten Korns (09), Trolls, directed by Brianne Nord-Stewart (09), Dear John Lee, directed by Amanda Thomson (09) and Nature on Its Course, directed by Su-An Ng (09) have been officially selected to screen at 36th Annual Northwest Film + Video Festival in Portland, Oregon.

The Northwest Film + Video Festival is the most prominent forum for independent work by artists living in the Northwest.

Rotary Centre for the Arts: Evergreeen Jazz’d

Posted: Tue, 2009-11-03 10:52

The Rotary Centre for the Arts, Kelowna invites you to celebrate the holiday season New Orleans style, Saturday, November 21, 2009! Evergreen jazz'd is an annual fundraiser event held to raise funds for Youth Arts Education Programs at the Rotary Centre for the Arts. To celebrate its 10th year, Evergreen has expanded to include 326 guests and a colourful New Orleans twist.

Atsui Gallery: Evolution of Inspiration

Galley Atsui
Posted: Mon, 2009-11-02 14:37

Atsui Gallery presents Evolution of Inspiration an exploration of artists inspired by science, featuring new and original works by Sonja Hébert (03), Suzanne Kay, Helen Eady, Verena Kaminiarz, Mark Mushet, Jesse Gray and Patrick Blaeser.

Opening night: Friday, November 6, 2009 at 8pm

Bau-Xi Gallery: Voyage en Zigzag

Conversation3_Laskin: Val Nelson
Posted: Mon, 2009-11-02 14:03

Bau-Xi Gallery presents art work by Emily Carr University of Art & Design alumna Val Nelson (88)     

Exhibition: November 7 - 19, 2009
Artist Reception: November 7, 2-4 pm. Artist Talk 3pm

Bau-Xi Gallery, 340 Dundas St, Toronto, ON

Air Canada Magazine: Anselmo Swan

Hunk of mimolette: Anselmo Swan
Posted: Mon, 2009-11-02 12:14

Emily Carr University of Art + Design alumnus Anselmo Swan (92) work is featured in the November issue of Air Canada's enRoute magazine. Swan's photo realistic images of food was selected for Air Canada's in-flight magazine article Food Trends 2009 - The scoop on restaurant trends across Canada, because it "...brings food to still life".

 

New Horizons Centre: See My Shorts!!

Posted: Mon, 2009-11-02 11:36

Hornby Island Arts Council presents 4 evenings of videos about art and artists plus high definition colour slide screenings.

A retrospective of visual arts in Vancouver 1981 - 2002 - see the weird, the beautiful, the famous, the obscure, the conceptual, the wonderful, the wild style, and the ...what the frell was that? 

Suggested donation $5/night proceeds to go the HIAC bursary fund.

Wednesday evenings @ 7.30pm November 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th, 2009

IDEA Art Competition: Call for Submissions

Intensive Care Unit Wall at Vancouver General Hospital
Posted: Tue, 2009-10-27 11:07

$5,000 Prize!

Submission Deadline:
Monday, December 7, 2009 at 4:00pm

Barb Choit | Nagel Fades

Barb Choit | Nagel Fades
Posted: Tue, 2009-10-27 10:56

Barb Choit (00) presents her first solo gallery show at the Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York.

Adrian Livesley | Brilliant Trees

Adrian Livesley | Langara Park II
Posted: Mon, 2009-10-26 12:13

Adrian Livesley (96) presents his first solo gallery show at the Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver.

Since graduating, Livesley has travelled to diverse settings around the world including Finland, Ireland, Cyprus, Mexico and rural British Columbia, to paint directly from the surrounding visual environment.

"My approach to working from landscape has been the same, regardless of where I find myself. I am interested in finding vividly expressive forms and working them into a cohesive image," he says.

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