MOUTHFEEL EXHIBITION AT THE WESTERN FRONT

Posted by on Oct 1, 2018 in Big Rock Candy Mountain, Events, Open House | No Comments
MOUTHFEEL EXHIBITION AT THE WESTERN FRONT

Join artists Hannah Jickling and Helen Reed at the Western Front on October 31st at 5 pm as they celebrate the opening of their exhibition Mouthfeel. 

QA CHEW’S BUBBLE TROUBLE GUM LAUNCH

Posted by on Oct 1, 2018 in Big Rock Candy Mountain, Events, Publications | No Comments
QA CHEW’S BUBBLE TROUBLE GUM LAUNCH

Artists Helen Reed and Hannah Jickling, along with Queen Alexandra Grade 6/7 Students have been working hard of 2017-2018 to bring you the QA CHEW’S BUBBLE TROUBLE gum edition. Join them for the launch of their edition on Halloween!

The Larwill Park Site Inaugural Project

Posted by on Oct 1, 2018 in Inaugural Project, Larwill Park, Projects | No Comments

The Larwill Park site holds a unique place in the history of Vancouver. Distinguished first as a cricket and lacrosse pitch by early sportsmen, the lot hosted countless demonstrations, jubilees and celebrations, visits from colonial royalty, military exercises, goats, a chain gang, riots and fairs. This platform for celebration and for protest is now the proposed site of the new Vancouver Art Gallery.

BLUE CABIN

Posted by on Sep 25, 2018 in Blue Cabin, Projects | No Comments

The mix of heritage and contemporary culture in this project creates a rare interface, one that presents opportunities to examine and celebrate where these concepts meet, and how they interact.

THE FORESHORE LISTENS: SEA LEGS

Posted by on Sep 4, 2018 in Events, podcasts, Talk, the foreshore | No Comments
THE FORESHORE LISTENS: SEA LEGS

Join urbanist Sarah Moore on an hour-long walk and mobile listening party that considers the stories and spaces of False Creek, from fertile tidal flats to its current state. Sea Legs is one of a series of podcasts based on and informed by The Foreshore Sessions.

Coastal Camera Obscura

Posted by on Aug 6, 2017 in Coastal Camera Obscura, Events, Performance | No Comments
Coastal Camera Obscura

Anchored in the waters of False Creek with views to the last remaining undeveloped waterfront of Northeast False Creek, the camera obscura offers participants a multi-sensory experience, connecting with real time in the act of seeing a highly detailed reflection of the water and landscape that is both familiar and remarkable at the same time. Light entering a simple lens fitted within the dark, tent-like structure, projects a real-time image of the surrounding environment, where, upside down and backwards, it falls onto a screen. With distant viaducts turned on end, and the water rising, the elusive image conjures the conditions of the foreshore as a place of constant flux and asks what is, as yet, unseen?

Coastal Camera Obscura

Posted by on Aug 6, 2017 in Coastal Camera Obscura, Projects | No Comments

or one week at the height of the summer, Other Sights welcomes kayakers, canoeists and paddleboaters to paddle into the Coastal Camera Obscura, a floating artwork that is both sculpture and optical device. Overseers will assist with entering and exiting the structure, while on shore, guides will assist those without access to boats to climb into 1 and 2-person kayaks and accompany them to the artwork.

Anchored in the waters of False Creek with views to the last remaining undeveloped waterfront of Northeast False Creek, the camera obscura offers participants a multi-sensory experience, connecting with real time in the act of seeing a highly detailed reflection of the water and landscape that is both familiar and remarkable at the same time. Light entering a simple lens fitted within the dark, tent-like structure, projects a real-time image of the surrounding environment, where, upside down and backwards, it falls onto a screen. With distant viaducts turned on end, and the water rising, the elusive image conjures the conditions of the foreshore as a place of constant flux and asks what is, as yet, unseen?

The Foreshore

Posted by on Sep 13, 2016 in Projects, the foreshore | No Comments

The Foreshore is a year-long collaboration between Access Gallery and Other Sights’ for Artist Projects inspired by the deep influence of the waterways on our cities and societies on the West Coast.

OVOIDISM

Posted by on Sep 13, 2016 in Larwill Park, Ovoidism, Projects | No Comments

Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun is a renowned Vancouver-based artist of Coast Salish and Okanagan descent. For the Larwill Park site, he has conceived a group of sculptures that mark the site with brilliantly coloured ovoid forms.