Archive for the Vancouver 2010 Tag

Canadian artists at the Vancouver Olympics

Some of the visual artists who will be exhibiting new works at the Vancouver 21010 Olympics: Eric Metcalfe, Insectarium, 2005. Image: winchestergalleriesltd.com 1. ERIC METCALFE AND GEORGE LEWIS: IKONS Ikons is a collaborative interactive art installation Vancouver performance and visual artist Eric Metcalfe and legendary American composer, trombonist and intellectual George Lewis. For the piece, Metcalfe has created seven vibrant
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VoCA Rumour…Vancouver Olympics Censoring Art

Rumour has it that some artists aren’t pleased with the way the Vancouver Olympics is being handled. Image: mediacoop.ca We’ve been hearing rumblings for some time now of artists being censored, their ‘anti-Olympics’ works removed or under threat of removal and constraints being put on artists who are being commissioned to make works to showcase Vancouver’s visual art scene. Much
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