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27 August 2019

Douglas Coupland’s  “The National Portrait” appears on publicity material used by a group renewing efforts to create a national portrait gallery. (Courtesy of Simons Collection, photo by Lawrence Cook)

Galleries West

Vol 4 No 18   ISSN 2561-3316 

Editor: Portia Priegert

Artist Maryam Jafri critiques yoga, meditation and the rest of the contemporary wellness industry. Read more

STORIES

With a nod and a wink, these works both titillate and make you laugh. Read more

STORIES

A uniquely regional and homespun vision of queerness reflected in sweeping survey exhibition. Read more

STORIES

A high-level group in Ottawa is working to bring new life to a project cancelled by the former Conservative government. Read more

STORIES

Suspiciously like readymades, these exquisitely crafted paintings hide in plain sight. Read more

STORIES

Photographs focus on working-class life in Winnipeg’s North End. Read more

STORIES

The future of popular summer arts programs run by Island Mountain Arts, an artist-run centre in the picturesque village of Wells, is up in the air with news that the elementary school it uses is about to be condemned. Read more

NEWS

The start of construction for the expansion of the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria has been delayed until March due to rising construction costs and funding delays. Read more

NEWS

Brian Jungen will create a large piece of public art to sit outside the Art Gallery of Ontario. Read more

NEWS

Or Gallery, a Vancouver artist-run centre, is moving to 236 East Pender St. after a decade at 555 Hamilton St. Read more

NEWS

Five finalists have been named for the Emerging Digital Artists Award, a national award for critical experimentation in digital media. Read more

NEWS

Western Front announces the appointment of Susan Gibb as executive director. Read more

NEWS

Augmented reality shows the importance of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms in a whole new way. Read more

NEWS

Nicholas R. Bell is the new president and CEO of the Glenbow Museum in Calgary. Read more

NEWS