Tag Archive: exhibitions

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Fall Arts Preview

Posted on August 6th, 2013

Several of the shows we’ve recommended this past year are on tour and definitely worth catching as they travel the globe: we caught Roy Lichtenstein’s massive solo survey at the Tate and it’s currently on view at the Centre Pompidou, the Victoria & Albert Museum’s blockbuster look at David Bowie’s cultural significance will be presented … (More →)

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North East West at Fritz Hansen

Posted on July 29th, 2013

Furniture manufacturer Fritz Hansen has a great sense of both the importance of design and its place in the annals of design history. The company has recently launched a project space in its flagship store in Milan to exhibit art projects and experimental designs. Currently on display is North East West — an exhibition billed … (More →)

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Khan Lee: Hearts and Arrows

Posted on July 16th, 2013

Khan Lee, hearts and arrows, 2013
Watercolour on paper, 22 x 29 ½”
Image courtesy of the artist

Centre A has left its former cavernous space at the corner of Hastings and Carrall street and relocated to a much smaller and more suitable venue on a burgeoning street in Chinatown. The gallery’s focus remains … (More →)

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Takashi in Superflat Wonderland

Posted on July 10th, 2013

Takashi Murakami, Superflat Flowers, 2010
© galerie emmanuel perrotin

Takashi Murakami has proven to be one of the most influential artists of the recent era. Through both his own art practice — in which he seamlessly fuses the worlds of high, popular and commerical cultures — and his series of exhibitions that defined the superflat … (More →)

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Brian Jungen & Duane Linklater: Modest Livelihood

Posted on July 9th, 2013

Modest Livelihood, currently on view at Catriona Jeffries Gallery in Vancouver, is a collaborative exhibition, which marks Brian Jungen and Duane Linklater’s first foray into film. Three short films, Lull, Stalker, and Lean play in the main gallery space providing a backdrop for the exhibition’s centerpiece film, titled Modest Livelihood, from … (More →)

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Tim Gardner

Posted on July 2nd, 2013

Tim Gardner
Figure with Full Moon, Kits Beach, 2013
Watercolour on paper
14.25 x 20 inches
Courtesy of the artist and Monte Clark Gallery, 303 Gallery New York, Modern Art London

Monte Clark’s expansive new industrial space in the emerging art hub at the Great Northern Way campus is a fantastic context in which … (More →)

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Scott Massey: Let’s Reach ‘c’ Together

Posted on June 25th, 2013

The artificial divide between the realms of art and science has been blurred of late as contemporary artists both employ the tools of science in their practice and explore, and challenge, scientific properties with their work. Vancouver-based photographer Scott Massey has had a longstanding interest in questions surrounding space – both that which we encounter … (More →)

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Club to Catwalk

Posted on June 19th, 2013

Anita Corbin, The Cloth, Summer Summit, 1985
© Anita Corbin

The Victoria & Albert Museum in London does an admirable job curating exhibitions devoted to fashion history, creating a context in which to study and investigate this often overlooked aspect of design. Their latest, which will launch later this summer in July, is Club to (More →)


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