Exploring Chinese and Indigenous EncountersJune 29, 2019 - September 29, 2019 Curated By Haema Sivanesan | Founders and Drury Galleries
PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE Saturday, June 29, 2019 | ALL DAY | ADMISSION BY DONATION Imagining Fusang: Exploring Chinese and Indigenous Encounters is a group exhibition that takes its title from the 7th Century Chinese legend of Fusang, which describes the travels of a Buddhist monk, Hui shen, by ship along the coast of the Americas […]
Film Path, Camera Path, with Under-titlesJune 8, 2019 - October 20, 2019 Curated by Michelle Jacques | Centennial Gallery
PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE Saturday, June 8, 2019 | ALL DAY | ADMISSION BY DONATION Film Path, Camera Path, with Undertitles is an experimental media artwork by the celebrated Canadian duo Daniel Young & Christian Giroux. Commissioned by and first presented at InterAccess (Toronto), with the support of the Canada Council for the Arts’ Media Initiatives […]
Megan DickieJune 1, 2019 - October 14, 2019 Curated by Nicole Stanbridge | Ker Gallery
PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE Saturday, June 1, 2019 | ALL DAY | ADMISSION BY DONATION Blue Skies features new works from Victoria based artist Megan Dickie. Recently exhibited at L’Oeil de Poisson Art Centre in Quebec City, this body of work continues Dickie’s exploration of agency, resilience, and struggle.”The five-channel video installation opens with a cowgirl […]
Ukiyo-e Prints from the AGGV CollectionMarch 9, 2019 - May 27, 2019 Curated by Haema Sivanesan and Su Yen Chong | Centennial Gallery
Landscapes of Edo: Ukiyo-e from the AGGV’s Collection showcases key works from the AGGV’s extensive collection of Japanese prints.
The Woodblock Prints of Walter J. PhillipsMarch 9, 2019 - May 20, 2019 Curated by Michelle Jacques | Ker Gallery
“Since boyhood my ambition was to make prints.” Walter J. Phillips’ early goal was finally achieved when the British-born artist moved to Winnipeg at the age of 29. There he learned the etching process from a fellow artist.
AscentFebruary 16, 2019 - June 16, 2019 Curated by Haema Sivanesan | Founders and Drury Gallery
Fiona Tan’s montage film Ascent is entirely made up of still photographic images depicting one of Japan’s most recognizable landmarks, Mount Fuji.
October 20, 2018 - February 24, 2019
Join us in re-imagining what can happen inside – and around and outside of – the AGGV!
Asian Art Donations from Dr. Judith PattJune 30, 2018 - January 6, 2019 Curator Emeritus Barry Till | Graham Gallery
For over 40 years the late Dr. Judith Patt generously donated Asian works of art to the AGGV. This exhibition will feature many of her treasures which range from important Chinese and Japanese paintings to a huge variety of amazing Japanese prints from the 18th to 20th century.
Art, Technology and the ForestMay 19, 2018 - September 30, 2018 Curated by Haema Sivanesan | Founders, Drury, Centennial, Ker and Lab Galleries....
Twentieth century photography has made an important contribution to constructing the idea of the forest as natural heritage, promoting the beauty of national parks and forest landscapes. However, contemporary artists, drawing on this legacy, and working with new photo-based technologies, are bringing a critical lens to this history of representation.