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22 November 2016

22 November 2016

Galleries West Digital 

Vol 1 No 1  ISSN 2561-3316

Editor: Portia Priegert

Contributors:  Beverly Cramp, Paul Gessell, Sarah Swan, Katherine Ylitalo

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The Winnipeg Art Gallery shows work by eight indigenous artists who use boards -- whether to skate, ski or surf -- in two new exhibitions that run until April 23. more

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DaveandJenn are among the first generation of artists to grow up with the Internet. The qualities of possibility, hierarchal collapse and unendingness inherent in the web are their natural milieu. more

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Tomoyo Ihaya, who was born in Japan but is now based in Vancouver, has visited India 15 times. Through her travels, she’s been sensitized to cultural upheaval and disadvantaged peoples. more

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“Altered states” is a phrase that might be applied not just to the work of Jeremy Shaw, this year’s winner of the Sobey Art Award, but also to the predilections of the other four regional artists on the shortlist. more

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Kevin Sonmor's life-sized equine paintings have an appealing naturalistic quality with a spartan quietude that reflects the work’s pastoral content. more

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Brian Jungen has transformed Nike runners into eye-popping Haida-themed masks and white plastic lawn chairs into a giant whale skeleton. So what will he help fashion from a massive Caterpillar trencher used in the construction of the Alaska Highway? more

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