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Art Bar +Projects: March 18 – 24

March 18 – 24, 2019Art Bar +Projects, 1873 Granville Street

 

AFTER ANNA
Mondays during openings, 5:00 – 8:30 pm

We’re here during every single Anna opening!Ceramics and Social Media
Lecture by Emily May
Tuesday, March 19, 6:00pm

What role does social media play in the ceramics studio? This lecture hopes to make makers think about the role of social media in the studio. May has looked into how ceramic artists of various stages in their careers are currently engaging in social media.Marianne Nicolson: Artist Talk
Thursday, March 21, 12:00pm

Presented by //RESPONSIVE: International Light Art Projects Halifax

Marianne Nicolson (‘Tayagila’ogwa) is an artist of Scottish and Dzawada̱’enux̱w First Nations descent. The Dzwada̱’enux̱w People are a member tribe of the Kwakwa̱ka̱’wakw Nations of the Pacific Northwest Coast. Her training encompasses both traditional Kwakwa̱ka̱’wakw forms and culture and Western European based art practice. She has completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Emily Carr University of Art and Design (1996), a Masters in Fine Arts (1999), a Masters in Linguistics and Anthropology (2005) and a PhD in Linguistics, Anthropology and Art History (2013) at the University of Victoria. She has exhibited her artwork locally, nationally and internationally as a painter, photographer and installation artist, has written and published numerous essays and articles, and has participated in multiple speaking engagements. Her practice engages with issues of Aboriginal histories and politics arising from a passionate involvement in cultural revitalization and sustainability. For more information about her work visit: https://www.mariannenicolson.com/