Archive for the Vancouver and region Tag

3 exhibitions: 2 in Vancouver, 1 in Toronto

1. AARON CARPENTER: THE ART OF RICHARD TUTTLE AT THE HELEN PITT GALLERY, VANCOUVER April 11 to Saturday May 3, 2008 VoCA loves the work of American artist Richard Tuttle. Now, the young Vancouver artist Aaron Carpenter is getting all Sturtevant and copying Tuttle’s oeuvre. (Elaine Sturtevant has made her name copying famous artist’s work – see her Warhol below)
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VoCA Recommends…Exhibitions in Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal

1. David Rokeby: Plots Against Time at Pari Nadimi Gallery, Toronto March 1 – 26 April, 2008 David Rokeby, Machine for Taking Time (Boul. Saint-Laurent), 2007. Image: courtesy the artist New media artist (and VoCA favorite) David Rokeby is showing new work at Pari Nadimi Gallery, Toronto.

3 Photography exhibitions: Vancouver, Toronto

1. TRUTHBEAUTY: PICTORIALSM AND THE PHOTOGRAPH AS ART, 1845-1945 At the Vancouver Art Gallery, February 2 to April 27, 2008 Elias Goldensky [Portrait of three women], c. 1915 George Eastman House Collection. Image: vanartgallery.bc.ca This exhibition looks at the artistic movement that transformed photography from a tool of documentation to one of the most exciting means of visual expression of
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