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VoCA recommends…Douglas Coupland at Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto

July 26th – September 16th, 2007. For more information please click HERE.

Vancouver novelist Douglas Coupland presents a series of collages titled The Penguins that look at the relationship between books and visual culture. He examines the period in human history – beginning in 1935 when Penguin Books were initially published in England – when the novel carried more frieght than it does now.

OPENING RECEPTION: THIS THURSDAY, JULY 26, FROM 6 – 8 PM.

MR. COUPLAND WILL BE IN ATTENDANCE.

In June, Douglas Coupland was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters, honoris causa from Simon Fraser University, BC and was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts.

From September 8 – 20 October, a sculptural installaiton entitled Fifty Books I Have Read More Than Once will go on view at the Simon Fraser University Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC.


Douglas Coupland, Solitude, 2007. Image: coupland.com


Douglas Coupland, Stardust, 2007. Image: coupland.com

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