Programming — 2013

... before I wake, Steele + Tomczak, Photo: Henri Robdeau, On Main Gallery, Vancouver, Sept 2012

The Long Time: 21st Century Art of Steele + Tomczak

Lisa Steele + Kim Tomczak

Main Gallery

November 8 – December 14, 2013

Curated by: Paul Wong

Panel discussion: Sunday November 10th at 3pm with Lisa Steele, Kim Tomczak, Paul Wong, Jennifer Fisher, Jim Drobnick, Vicky Moufawad-Paul.
Gallery open before panel discussion 1-3pm on Sunday.

Last day to see the exhibition is Saturday Dec 14 from noon - 5pm. Don't miss it!

Âhasiw Maskêgon-Iskwêw, isi-pîkiskwêwin-ayapihkêsîsak (Speaking the Language of Spiders), Website, 1994, Screen Grab

Lovesick Child

Ahasiw Maskegon-Iskwew, Leslie McCue, Adrian Stimson, Cheryl L’Hirondelle

Main Gallery

September 21 – October 26, 2013

Curated by: Elwood Jimmy

Supported by: Ontario

Copresented by: imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, Aboriginal Curatorial Collective

Curator talk during the October 18th reception

in Pursuit of Venus

Lisa Reihana

Main Gallery

September 21 – October 26, 2013

Curated by: Julie Nagam

Supported by: A Space and the Province of Ontario

Copresented by: imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, VTAPE

detail from the installation Undefined, photographs and wall paint, 2013



Ingrid Mayrhofer

A Space Windows

May 31 – July 13, 2013

Coco Riot, Los Fantasmas #6, Ink and Acrylic Paint on Paper, 2013, photographed by Salma Al Atassi

Unburying Our Histories

Alicia Coutts, Coco Riot

Main Gallery

May 31 – July 13, 2013

Essay by: Rachel Gorman

Sound Giving Will Feeling
(an insistent entity reached)

Andrea Geyer

Main Gallery

April 13 – May 25, 2013

Essay by: Vivian Ziherl

Copresented by: Images Festival

Artist Talk with Andrea Geyer: Friday April 12th at 3 PM in the Images Hub, Urban Space Gallery, 401 Richmond Street West, Ground Floor
The Images Festival runs from April 11 – 20, 2013.

Gita Hashemi, Headquarters: Pathology of an Ouster, Installation Detail (Page 41), 2013

Time Lapsed

Gita Hashemi

Main Gallery

March 1 – 30, 2013

Essay by: Haleh Niazmand

Supported by: Charles Street Video (special sponsor)

Performance by Gita Hashemi with Sarah Abu-Sharar, Jennifer Cypher, Niloofar Golkar, Ali Mustafa, Nara Nadesan, Parvin Samadzadeh

Friday March 1, 7:30 PM ET (Doors open at 6:30 PM)
Performance is 70 minutes and is in English.
Seating is limited. Doors close at 7:30 sharp.
Please help us keep the gallery scent-free for this performance.
Accessible space.

Simultaneous web streaming at
March 2, 4:00 AM Tehran
March 2, 12:30 AM London (GMT)
March 1, 7:30 PM Washington
Discussion circle with Gita Hashemi, Naomi Binder Wall, Monique Mojica and Haleh Niazmand
Saturday March 16, 2 - 4 PM

Escapement, wood and metal, 2013


Heather Keung & Michael Connor

A Space Windows

March 1 – 30, 2013

Sarindar Dhaliwal, the cartographer's mistake: the Radcliffe Line, Chromira Print, 2012

the cartographer’s mistake: Southall and other places

Sarindar Dhaliwal

Main Gallery

January 18 – February 23, 2013

Essay by: Michelle Jacques

Copresented by: LIFT

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