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Rachel Rosenfield Lafo

Howie Tsui’s tour de force exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery is a fascinating fusion of characters and tropes from the world of wuxia – Chinese martial arts fantasy fiction – with events from Hong Kong history and politics. Read more

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A pioneer in photographing with colour film, Fred Herzog produced an enduring and nuanced record of cities and the people who inhabit them. Read more

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"Children" is a group show of videos by six international artists who demonstrate that representations of children have long since evolved from romantic depictions of childhood innocence. Read more

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The City of Richmond and the Board of Directors for the Richmond Art Gallery Association (RAGA) are pleased to announce that Rachel Rosenfield Lafo is the new Director of the Richmond Art Gallery effective February 12, 2013. Read more

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In vibrantly coloured biomorphic paintings at the Republic Gallery, Ryan Peter reconsiders the legacy of Modernism. He seems particularly drawn to Surrealism for its evocation of the fantastic and rejection of the rational. Read more

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"The Bureaucrat"

Courtesy the artist and Equinox Gallery

Context is everything when looking at art. Where an artwork is exhibited, what it is shown with, and how it is displayed directly affect its interpretation. Sonny Assu’s new installation at the West Vancouver Museum centers on this connection. Read more

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Toronto-based artist Yam Lau creates hybrid worlds that blend real and digitally generated space in intersecting and overlapping layers of great spatial and metaphysical complexity. Read more

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"Pretty Uglies," the name of one of 16 installations in Natalie Purschwitz and Kelly Lycan’s exhibition at Centre A, could just have easily served as the name for the whole show. Read more

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The Elizabeth Leach Gallery in Portland, Oregon, presents an exhibition of work by seven mid-career artists from Vancouver curated by Rachel Rosenfield Lafo, former director of the Richmond Art Gallery. Read more

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