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29 January 2019

Heather Passmore, “Breast Milk Painting,” 2018

Galleries West

Vol 4 No 3    ISSN 2561-3316 

Editor: Portia Priegert

Fascinating documentary about Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. Read more

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A Vancouver collective for artists who juggle parenting helps counter the art world’s tendency to sideline young mothers. Read more

STORIES

The monumental and the nostalgic seem futile in striking yet subversive urban scenes by Shawn Evans. Read more

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A graphic novelist’s drawings about his mother’s life in a Danish orphanage recreate a grim experience with love and compassion. Read more

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Former Winnipeg sign painter Ray Renooy turns his eye to a changing rural world. Read more

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Elizabeth Yeend Duer slipped between two identities – an Englishwoman and a Japanese painter – during Victoria’s war years. Read more

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Saskatchewan artist Lindsay Arnold livens up the tedium of women’s work from days of yore. Read more

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The 2019 Sobey Art Award exhibition, featuring the work of five finalists shortlisted for the award, will be presented at the Art Gallery of Alberta from Oct. 5, 2019 to Jan. 5, 2020. Read more

NEWS

The MacKenzie Art Gallery is bringing the work of internationally recognized artist Agnes Martin to her home province of Saskatchewan with the opening of  Agnes Martin: The mind knows what the eye has not seen. Read more

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Significant upgrades to Wawadiťła, an Indigenous cultural treasure at the Royal BC Museum. Read more

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Gift called largest ever private donation to a cultural organization in British Columbia. Read more

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The Inuit Art Foundation has appointed multidisciplinary artist, curator and writer Taqralik Partridge as the Inuit Art Quarterly's inaugural Inuit editor-at-large. Read more

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The grunt gallery's program director, Glenn Alteen, will retire in 2020, after working with the Vancouver artist-run centre since it was established in 1984. Read more

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The Writing on the Wall is circulated by the Nickle Galleries at the University of Calgary. Read more

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Brett Oland has resigned as CEO of the Peter and Catharine Whyte Foundation after seven years for a new role as interim CEO with the Bow Valley Credit Union. Read more

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The Kampelmacher collection reflects diversity of artists and media from across Canada and the United States. Read more

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The Alberta College of Art and Design has become the province's newest university and will be known as the Alberta University of the Arts. Read more

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Contemporary Calgary has appointed Ryan Doherty as interim chief curator. Read more

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A show that features work by Indigenous artists who reference snowboarding, skateboarding and surfing opens at the Art Gallery of Alberta. Read more

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