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00 Campbell
September 10, 2014
6-11pm
(durational performance)
The Russian Hall
600 Campbell Avenue, Vancovuer

Free

Performers:
Anne Riley, Charlotte Newman, Hannah Axen, Kelly McInnes, Kristina Jaggard, Lexi Vajda, Maia Nichols, Matilda Cobanli, Natalie Tin Yin Gan, Ryan Genoe, Sophia Wolfe

Over the course of ten weeks, the Contemporary Art Gallery brought together eleven emerging artists to explore the intersection between dance, choreography and visual art in its inaugural Summer Intensive. This has culminated in the production of a new choreographic work, 600 Campbell.

Considering the absence and presence of objects and bodies, this durational performance examines ways in which each happening intersects with another, connecting the work, the audience and the space. The artists collaborate to present the viewer with an invitation for interaction, allowing them to influence the work and the space both as observers and active contributors.

We acknowledge the generous support of the British Columbia Arts Council Council Youth Engagement Program.

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600 Campbell - Summer intensive performance


Sameer Farooq
Burrard Marina Field House Studio, 1655 Whyte Avenue
Tuesday, September 9, 7pm
The CAG presents an evening screening of documentaries shot
in China over the past decade by Field House artist-in-residence
Sameer Farooq: I Want to Grow Old (2008) and The Silk Road of
Pop (2013).

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Film Screening - Sameer Farooq: I Want to Grow Old & The Silk Road of Pop


Marie Lorenz
Beachcombers in Conversation
Vancouver Maritime Museum, 1905 Ogden Avenue
Vanier Park
Thursday, May 29, 6pm

Join us for a conversation with Burrard Marina Field House Studio artist-in-residence Marie Lorenz, artists Rebecca Bayer and Josh Hite plus invited locals who will discuss their relationship to beachcombing.

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Beachcombers in Conversation - Marie Lorenz with artists Rebecca Bayer and Josh Hite


Vancouver Electronic Ensemble
Alternative Energies
Monday, October 6, 7pm
In response to the exhibition by Jürgen Partenheimer, VEE
will create a special improvised performance as part of the
Vancouver New Music Festival. Players will be scattered across
the gallery rooms, as sound, light and colour flow throughout the
building creating an abstract sonic environment. Places are free
but space is limited. Please contact the gallery for further details.

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Vancouver Electronic Ensemble - Alternative Energies


Two Beachcombing Workshops: Knot tying and Metal Detecting.
Sunday, June 1, 1pm-3pm – Free

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Two Beachcombing Workshops: Knot Tying and Metal Detecting


Saturday June 14, 12–4pm
Yaletown-Roundhouse Station, Mainland and Davie Street
Free, no registration required
Closing reception at the CAG, 6–9pm

Vancouverites of all ages are invited to take part in free hands-on drawing workshops, across the city in community centres, museums, art galleries, and on the street! Workshops, developed and led by professional artists, offer the opportunity
to rediscover drawing in everyday life. This day-long, city-wide celebration focuses on the process, pleasure and diversity of drawing, rather than on skill and technical ability.

For Vancouver Draw Down 2014 CAG hosts a workshop that works directly with Penner Bancroft’s installation at Yaletown-Roundhouse Station. Participants will develop their own collective drawing collage by taking tracings of Bancroft’s branches and adding them to an ever growing communal drawing.

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Boulevard Station - Vancouver Draw Down workshop 2014


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