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Canadian Artists Abroad: Tim Lee

An exhibition by young Vancouver artist – and 2008 Sobey Art Prize winner – Tim Lee opens at the Hayward Project Space at the Hayward Gallery, London. The show is on from today until Sunday, 8 February 2009. Comedian Steve Martin. Image: reneeashleybaker.com In Untitled (Steve Martin), 2008, Lee re-enacts a 1970s stand-up routine by Steve Martin, a comic who
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Toronto: Sobey Art Award finalists – Tim Lee, Terence Koh, Daniel Barrow, Raphaelle de Groot, Mario Doucette

An exhibition of work by this year’s Sobey Art Award Finalists opens August 27, 2008 at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto. Tim Lee, Goldberg Variations: Aria, BWV 988, Johann Sebastian Bach, 1741 (Glenn Gould, 1981) 2007. Image: canadianart.ca This exhibition features over 50 contemporary artworks, including paintings, sculptures, performance art, video installations and photography, by the Award’s finalists, five of
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News: Sobey Award Shortlist Announced

The five finalists are: -Tim Lee, West Coast and Yukon region -Daniel Barrow, Prairies and the North region; -Terence Koh, Ontario region -Raphaëlle de Groot, Québec region -Mario Doucette, Atlantic region

News: Sobey Art Award 2008 Long-list Announced

Who will win this year’s Sobey Art Award? The list is full of strong contenders including the hot photographer Scott McFarland, the excellent Paul Butler and Theo Sims, Luis Jacob, Raphaelle de Groot and the fun, funny art collective BGL. While choosing among the contenders is tough, VoCA has chosen one artist from each region who we feel are deserving
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