13.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Janice Wu

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Recent drawings by Vancouver-based artist and illustrator Janice Wu. Click here for previous posts. See more images below.

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02.11.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: James Nizam

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A selection of images from Vancouver-based photographer James Nizam’s latest exhibition. In “Ascensions of Time” Nizam continues to explore the passage of time through long exposures. Light sources are redirected and manipulated into precise shapes, made visible through the photographic process. Click here for previous posts. More images below.

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27.10.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Andy Dixon

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Paintings by one of our favourites, Vancouver-born, New York city-based artist Andy Dixon. Click here for previous posts. More images from “Expensive Things II” below.

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22.09.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Drew Young

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A selection of recent work by Vancouver-based artist Drew Young (click here for previous posts). More images below.

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22.08.16 by Staff

“Naked Faces” by Photographer Dylan Hamm

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Vancouver-based photographer Dylan Hamm attempts to outwardly capture the inner workings of people’s minds by taking two sets of portraits — one with the person wearing clothes and the other standing completely naked.

Shot passport style, the focus becomes the subconscious facial movements each subject makes as he/she shifts through varying degrees of comfort and confidence. Check out more images from “Naked Faces” below.

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10.08.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Ali Bruce

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Drawings by Vancouver-based artist Ali Bruce. More images below.

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08.08.16 by Staff

Mixed-Race Artists Explore Half-Asian Identities in “Dirty Knees”

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Shannon Elliott

 

“Dirty Knees” is a visual arts exhibition exploring mixed-race identities, featuring artists Nomi Chi, Shannon Elliott, Katie So, Mandy Tsung and Lauren YS (all of half-Asian ancestry).

The title of the show is a reference to the old playground rhyme (“Chinese/ Japanese/ Dirty knees/ Look at these!”) and deals with the complexities of internalized racism as well as the difficulty of establishing an identity that isn’t just stratified but fetishized and overlooked by linear definitions of race and heritage.

Bringing together a very personal selection of work, the exhibit aims to create a sense of community and encourage discussion around issues of race and identity. See more images below or on display at Vancouver’s Untitled Art Space in Chinatown (436 Columbia Street), opening August 12th.

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06.08.16 by Staff

Allumette Light Designed By Knauf and Brown

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Our friends Vancouver-based designers Knauf and Brown (aka Calen Knauf & Conrad Brown) have designed a new light! The Allumette Floor Light is made of aluminum form and emits a softly diffused LED light through recessed panels on the sides. See more images below.

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