Jack Shadbolt: MomentumJune 3 to September 12
Opening reception: Friday, June 2, 7-9pm
Explore the diverse, seven-decade-long art practice of the formidable Jack Shadbolt (1909-1998) at this exhibition. Works include early 1930s sketches, commissioned silkscreen play posters, painterly abstractions, and lithographs in this touring exhibit from the Burnaby Art Gallery. Jack Shadbolt: Momentum is organized and circulated by the Burnaby Art Gallery, and curated by Jennifer Cane.
Jack Shadbolt Morning Epiphany
City of Burnaby Permanent Art Collection
Common Collective (Simon Brothers, Luke Mistruzzi, Nick Kuepfer, and Mark Preston): Train DreamsMay 27 to September 10
Opening reception: Friday, May 26, 7-9pm
Curator: Arin Fay
Train Dreams is an experimental three-channel video installation that examines the nature of memory and time by exploring history through railway culture. The exhibition includes animation, regional and international new and archival video footage, and an original sound design. It does not unfold in a linear narrative process, but instead through a sequence of enactments, dissipations, and transformations. Train Dreams engages the viewer in a visceral process of sensory oscillation and plays with sense perceptions; creating experiences of scenes, shapes, spaces, colours, textures, and sounds, that blend together to form ambiguous impressions of the past.
Common Collective Train Dreams (still frame from video)
Image courtesy the Artists