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18 July 2017 issue

18 July 2017

Galleries West Digital

Vol 2 No 15

Editor: Portia Priegert

At first glance, "Transect" seems to channel some of the ambitious spirit behind Buckminster Fuller’s geodesic dome at Expo 67. more

PREVIEWS

Brendan Tang and Sonny Assu collaborate on an exploration of youth culture at The Reach Gallery Museum in Abbotsford, B.C. more

PREVIEWS

Helen Mackie has always been interested in biology and nature – a fascination that translated into myriad of prints throughout her 40-year career as an artist. more

PREVIEWS

Landlocked Saskatchewan has no sea, but Todd Gronsdahl has created three fanciful stories about misadventures on regional waterways for his show at Saskatoon's Kenderdine Art Gallery. more

PREVIEWS

Karin Bubaš presents large-scale photographs of desert flora that she shot in California. more

ART TO COLLECT

Australian artist Gordon Bennett’s exhibition is a powerful attack on systemic racism. more

EXHIBITIONS

Victoria intermedia artist Paul Walde braved rough water to swim across Canoe Lake in Ontario's Algonquin Park earlier this month to mark the 100th anniversary of Tom Thomson’s death. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

PAVED Arts will be greening its co-owned building with $95,000 from Co-op Community Spaces Community Spaces and $75,000 from the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

Vancouver Flats arts and culture community urges TransLink to avoid “cut and cover” to preserve rare Finning industrial building. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

Nuit Blanche Edmonton is working hard to bring its all-night contemporary art event back to Edmonton in 2018. The event organizers hope to scale up the event from 50,000 attendees in 2015, to 75,000 in September 2018. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

The Belkin Art Gallery is pleased to launch a new series of investigations considering the public realm of the UBC campus. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

The Winnipeg Art Gallery announces "INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE," a groundbreaking exhibition focused on leading and emerging Indigenous artists from across Canada. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

The 18th edition of the fair will present 95 galleries from 8 countries and 29 cities. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

Barbara Davidson, Copenhagen street scene photographed with Volvo on-board safety camera

Hand-out Volvo Car Group

Volvo Cars, known for its leadership in safety, has teamed up with three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer and artist Barbara Davidson for a world-first - using the on-board safety cameras of the Volvo XC60 to create a photo collection. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

Meeka Walsh, editor of "Border Crossings" since 1993, has been made a Member of the Order of Canada in the award’s 50th anniversary year. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

The Board of The Kingston Prize Association, and the Jury, have announced the names of the thirty finalists in The Kingston Prize 2017, Canada's portrait competition. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

RBC, in collaboration with Canadian Art, is pleased to announce the jury-selected 15 finalists from among 682 submissions for the 19th annual RBC Canadian Painting Competition. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

The Kelowna Art Gallery announces the appointment of Toby Lawrence as Curator effective July 4, 2017. more

BLOGS & BUZZ

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