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  • 2011-04-26 14:44

    Current third year student Holton Brock will exhibit Archive Project at the Gam Gallery.

    The collection of new works in Archive Project follows the reconstruction of family history documented through photography. By manipulating and recreating archived photographs through paint, he creates a foothold - implicating connections to and from himself.

    Holton Brock | Archive Project
    April 21 - May 16, 2011

    For more information, please visit Holton Brock.

  • 2011-04-21 12:26

    The Henry Art Gallery at the University of Washington has announced that Andrew Dadson (03) is the recipient of The Brink Award for 2011.

    The Brink is a biennial award granted to an early-career artist working in Washington, Oregon, or British Columbia whose work shows artistic promise and who appears to be on “the brink” of a promising career. Andrew will receive a prize of $12,500 and be given a solo exhibition at the Henry. A work of his art will be acquired for the museum’s permanent collection.

    Andrew will take part in a public program at the Henry on Sunday, June 26, 2011.

    Congratulations, Andrew!

  • 2011-04-21 10:46

    Alex Henderson (06) is featured in this month's Canadian House and Home magazine in a feature entitled Henderson Dry Goods Turns Heads with Housewares for the Modern Homestead.

    To view the feature, please visit Henderson Dry Goods.

  • 2011-04-20 16:27

    The Cheaper Show celebrates its 10th birthday this year, and features the work of 40 Emily Carr alumni and students in this massive one-night art event.

    All 200 works in the show sell for a uniform, affordable price. The aim - to remove barriers between talented emerging artists, established artists, buyers, curators, gallery directors and collectors, and create new channels for engaged interaction. The show has a mandate to feature 75% local artists, based solely on their artistic merit.

    Featured Emily Carr artists include:

  • 2011-04-18 15:16

    With works created over the past two years, Jennifer Chernecki's (08) Good Old Boys examines the (female) artist's perception of the male ideal. An ideal that, as the series unfolds, evolves from a more sexual viewpoint to something closer to a fraternal sort of love. The paintings question the modern man as well as documenting the experiences that took the artist through her thought process in understanding Him. The idea of "ideal" begins to be understood as a source of inspiration. It is also, once understood, something to question.

  • 2011-04-18 11:27

    Sessional faculty member Howard Ursuliak's work will be included in the group exhibition; Space Beyond the Boxes: the Choice of Destiny, at the Shang Dong Contemporary Art Center in Nanjung, China.

    This collaborative project was developed through a series of conversations with Xia Wei, Weide Xu and a group of artists in China. This selection of Ursuliak's small color photographs further looks at his interest in the spacing of lived experience within the pictorial frame and a corresponding displaced agency of the photographic image.

    Howard Ursuliak | Space Beyond the Boxes: the Choice of Destiny
    Shang Dong Comtemporary Art Centre, Nanjung, China
    April 26 - May 16, 2011

  • 2011-04-11 16:22

    A selection of 2011 Emily Carr students have donated work for Goat Money – Vancouver Art in Action Silent and Live Auction. Every $20 raised at this event can buy one goat for the Masaai Women’s Groups of Olkoroi, Kenya.

    For more information, please visit Baron Gallery.

  • 2011-04-11 15:12

    Emily Carr industrial design students take part in Solutions, the assistive device and health technologies design exposition sponsored by BC Rehab and the GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre.

    Students work with persons with disabilities across the life-span in order to research and design effective assistive devices. In the past, many of these interesting and innovative projects have entered into the market-place as solutions for a greater audience.

    GF Strong Rehabilitiation Centre
    April 14, 2011 | 12:30-3pm

    For additional information please visit Vancouver Coastal Health.

  • 2011-04-08 12:55

    The PNE Container Art Show provides an exhibition opportunity for artists. This unique, multi-disciplinary show is housed in 12- to 20-foot shipping containers, which will be set up in the Spirit Plaza area on the PNE grounds. The 17 day show will be open-themed. The jury will select work that reflects the diversity of Vancouver artists. It will be up during the PNE Fair and we are anticipating drawing almost 1 million people over the 17 day fair.

  • 2011-04-08 10:13

    Jason McLean (97) is featured in a joint exhibition, You Don't Need to Play Tennis, at LES Gallery.

    Loosely based on sporting themes, the exhibition includes painting, drawing, ceramics and sculpture. A miscellany of altered memorabilia, the works explores the relationship collectables and ephemera.

    LES Gallery
    April 15 – May 14, 2011
    Opening Reception | April 15, 7-11pm, artists will be in attendance

    Jason is currently exhibiting in the from the collection : Unreal exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery  and at the Carousel de Louvre, Paris. He has an upcoming solo show at Allegra La Viola Gallery in New York.

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