Farewell and Best Wishes to Vicki Couzens

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Farewell and Best Wishes to Vicki Couzens

As her time at the cabin draws to a close we wish Vicki the very best and look forward to staying connected with her and watching her interdisciplinary practice continue and grow. 

Other Sights at the Vancouver Art Book Fair

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Other Sights at the Vancouver Art Book Fair

Displaying print publications and artist editions, we were able to share with many the multitude of projects and public artworks produced over the years.

Workshops with Vicki Couzens

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Workshops with Vicki Couzens

In October, Vicki hosted two possum-skin wristband making workshops; one at the Native Education College and another at the Blue Cabin.

Open Studio with Vicki Couzens

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Open Studio with Vicki Couzens

Possum cloak maker and multi-media artist Vicki Couzens, the Blue Cabin’s inaugural artist in residence, is hosting an open studio at the Blue Cabin this Saturday October 26th, 2019.

Meet the Artist Reception: Angela George

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Meet the Artist Reception: Angela George

Join us in welcoming the Blue Cabin’s upcoming artist in residence, Angela George. This event is a chance to meet Angela and learn about her creative practice, and will take place in the Native Education College Longhouse.

New Team Members Join The Blue Cabin

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New Team Members Join The Blue Cabin

The Blue Cabin Committee have added to the team, welcoming Anthony Meza-Wilson and Trish Klein.

Meet the Artist Reception: Vicki Couzens

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Meet the Artist Reception: Vicki Couzens

Join us in welcoming the Blue Cabin’s first-ever artist in residence, Vicki Couzens – possum cloak maker, multi-media artist, and member of the Keerray Wooroong language group of the Gunditjmara of western Victoria, Australia. Vicki is a Senior Knowledge Custodian for Possum Cloak Story and Language Reclamation in her Keerray Woorroong Mother Tongue.

New Video Series on the Blue Cabin

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New Video Series on the Blue Cabin

The Blue Cabin has released the first in a series of videos produced by Krista Lomax in collaboration with Australia Council for the Arts. This first video explores the rich history of the cabin from its creation in 1927, to its journey to Cates Park on the North Shore and its eventual move to Maplewood Farm for restoration.

The Blue Cabin welcomes its first official artist-in-residence

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The Blue Cabin welcomes its first official artist-in-residence

On Monday, September 16th the Blue Cabin welcomed Australian Indigenous artist Vicki Couzens, the first Blue Cabin Floating Artist Resident. Jet lag and pouring rain didn’t stop Vicki from hopping on False Creek Ferries to get her first glimpse of the Blue Cabin as the last of the construction was being completed.