There’s an exuberance of colour, texture, and form in this Vancouver Art Gallery survey of contemporary local work.
It’s the uncovering of this historical research that becomes the true artwork here.
There’s no shortage of provocation in this Vancouver Art Gallery show, no shortage of street-culture strategies and pop-culture memes.
Chartrand, who is Cree, grew up in the Downtown Eastside, the fourth youngest of 13 children.
One artist summons small, simple subject matter in her drawings and video, while the others play provocatively with found objects
A leader in political art focused on Native American issues uses his practice to remember a traumatic past.
These are not daydreams or the dreams of personal aspiration, but the images that play across our minds during REM sleep.
His highly realistic depictions of spent matches, a used paint tray, and a plastic bag stuffed with garbage are paintings in sculptural form.
His mastery and restless energy shines through, but just how much did these six women in his life "collaborate" on his work? And how much damage did he do to them in the process?
Access Gallery developed the idea of planting selected artists as passengers aboard container ships sailing between Vancouver and Shanghai.