Spur Vancouver - a new national festival of politics, art and ideas - launches in Vancouver in partnership with Simon Fraser University - Woodwards with an eclectic mix of debates and discussions. On the theme of Global Power Shift, Spur Vancouver will explore the rise, fall and re-imagination of societies.
Assistant Professor Lucie Chan, along with Marigold Santos, are featured in an exhibit, Multifarious at Truck Contemporary Art Gallery in Calgary to May 25, 2013
Multifarious is an exploration of identity and “self” pairing the works of Lucie Chan and Marigold Santos.
Congratulations to Associate Professor Elizabeth McIntosh on her recent VIVA Award win.
Sessional Faculty member Vjeko Sager has been selected to take part in The Frost Art Museum Drawing Project's first online exhibition/project space. The project is part of the Frost Art Museum located within the Florida International University in Miami.
Art45 presents Landon Mackenzie: Four from February 15 to April 6, 2013.
The World Mask Exhibition is an interactive exhibition that celebrates art and anthropology with masks from around the world.
The Carter-Harmon Collection featured in the exhibition is on loan from Professor Emeritus Sam Carter, the Canadian Society for Asian Arts Museum and Museum of Northern British Columbia, Prince Rupert.
The exhibition includes ancient and new masks crafted from wood, paper mache, bamboo, metals as well as combinations of plastics, textiles and ceramics and other natural and synthetic materials.
Sessional faculty member Yu-Hang Huang will exhibit her latest installation at Art Souterrain 2013 from March 2 to March 17, 2013, in Montreal, Quebec.
The installation shows “home” which has been transferred into massive broken electric images representing time and distance for new immigrants. New cultures and images quickly mingle with old memories, and create proofs that seem there, but not there.
Issue 3.19 of The Capilano Review - Winter 2013 —the narrative issue— features short fiction, prose poems, excerpts from experimental novels, lists, graphic work, and more from Derek Beaulieu, Clint Burnham, Jen Currin, Nicole Markotic, Ashok Mathur, Vanessa Place, Meredith Quartermain, Sina Queyras, Gail Scott, Michael Turner, Emily Carr librarian Larissa Beringer, sessional instructor Aaron Peck, plus artwork by assistant professor Kyla Mallett.
The Capilano Review will launch the narrative issue on February 15 at 1965 Main Street in Vancouver at 8pm (doors open at 7:30pm). Cover charge and cash bar.
Sylvia Grace Borda, research associate, is presenting a body of 28 new photo works specially produced for Street Level, Glasgow. This newly commissioned work will be accompanied by an artist lecture, entitled The Agency of Light, wherein Sylvia will discuss the history of the photogram through the cyanotype and silver-based processes. For more info about the exhibition and lecture see Street Level Photo Works.