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 Ash Tanasiychuk

Imaginary Homelands

Imaginary Homelands

Sara Khan's solo exhibition "Suraj Kinare" at Surrey Art Gallery

Sara Khan’s solo exhibit of paintings at Surrey Art Gallery is an impressive mix of skyscapes and dreamscapes.

 Jaz Papadopoulos

You Can Envision Anything

You Can Envision Anything

A discussion with Odera Igbokwe

Igbokwe has been working hard to get ready for an upcoming group exhibition, Plantains & Pigments, which will open at Vancouver’s James Black Gallery in June 2019.

 Jaz Papadopoulos

Squares are Pink and Circles are Blue

Squares are Pink and Circles are Blue

Following the work of interdisciplinary artist Zandi Dandizette at Miami Art Week

Zandi Dandizette, interdisciplinary new media installation artist and founder of Vancouver’s The James Black Gallery, works in illustration, video, performance, and, well, anything. “It doesn’t matter if it’s a blank canvas, or room, or whether I’m curating or even using my own body. The canvas or the space is what I’m using more so than […]

 Ash Tanasiychuk

Vancouver Art Book Fair 2018

Vancouver Art Book Fair 2018

A glimpse of what to expect at the seventh annual Art Book Fair

As media sponsor for Vancouver Art Book Fair 2018, VABF’s Helen Wong and Megan Low contributed the following piece to give you a taste of this year’s fair. We’ll see you there! /// You probably know the Vancouver Art Book Fair (VABF) from the various iterations of tote bags seen around the city. If you’re […]

 Ash Tanasiychuk

Wetland Project: Painting with Microphones

Wetland Project: Painting with Microphones

Brady Marks and Mark Timmings transform the soundscape of a Saturna Island wetland into pure colour fields.

In Earth Week 2016, Brady Marks travelled to Saturna Island and joined fellow artist Mark Timmings to capture the sounds of the wetland beside his home. With sound engineer Eric Lamontagne, they produced a twenty four hour, five-channel field recording. The artists then worked with programmer Gabrielle Odowichuk to develop an algorithm that metamorphosed sound […]

 Katherine Chan

“OW”: How does it feel and what does it look like?

“OW”: How does it feel and what does it look like?

From her mentors and collaborators to the introduction of sound, and now, OW - On Jennifer Mascall’s journey from emerging artist to the society’s 30th anniversary

Written by Katherine Chan Photography by Michael Slobodian Video courtesy MascallDance Founder and Artistic Director of MascallDance Society, Jennifer Mascall has been an investigator of movement for over 45 years. A conceptual creative, her choreography resembles a creator designing a new world. When she manipulates space, the changes affect the movement of bodies, which then […]

 Ash Tanasiychuk

Deep Listening x 40 @ 333

Deep Listening x 40 @ 333

Celebrating the fortieth edition of Quiet City and announcing four new shows

Quiet City not-so-quietly launched the 40th edition of their deep listening series at 333 on Feb 16, 2018. Jean Brazeau patched into a custom modular synthesizer, building up from a frenzied cacophony of sound to a wall of harmonious bliss. Jean Brazeau live at Quiet City 40. #livemusic #deeplistening #soundscape #333 #Clark #Vancouver #vancouverevents #Buchla […]

 Adi Berardini

You, Only Better by Kim Kennedy Austin

You, Only Better by Kim Kennedy Austin

BAF Gallery, November 2nd to December 16th

By Adi Berardini As a teenager, I remember reading glossy magazines with tips on how to live a better life, often too riddled with tips like “10 ways to get perfect skin” or “How to lose ten pounds in ten days.” Kim Kennedy Austin’s series of work done throughout her residency at the Burrard Arts […]

 Ash Tanasiychuk

Removed at artist’s request

Removed at artist’s request

Continuing the important discussion on documenting artists and their work

VANDOCUMENT has been requested by an artist to remove an article that had photos of their exhibition opening. The article’s photos were shot by professional photographer Angelika Kagan. You can view her work on her website angelikakagan.com Kagan’s photos were well lit, well composed, and a tasteful representation of the exhibition opening. Immediately after we […]

 Ash Tanasiychuk

Art! Books! and Mags! and Zines! and…

Art! Books! and Mags! and Zines! and…

A look back at the 2017 Vancouver Art Book Fair

We had a fantastic time at the 2017 Vancouver Art Book Fair. It was the 6th annual. This was the 4th time we have documented the Fair. 2013 2014 2015 2017 fundraiser View this post on Instagram We're setting up at @vancouverartbookfair ! Come visit us. We just found our table – its on the […]

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