Melanie Gilligan, still image from the multi-episode drama "Popular Unrest," 2010.
Popular Unrest to October 24,2010, The Walter Phillips Gallery at The Banff Centre
The Walter Phillips Gallery at The Banff Centre has the North American premiere of Melanie Gilligan’s multi-part fictional video narrative Popular Unrest (to October 24). Set in an odd future unraveled by the global financial crisis, the absurd, satirical story follows the conventions of popular forensics-style television shows. Gilligan is an artist and writer based in the U.K.