A public artist talk with American artist, writer, and critic Allan Sekula, a pivotal figure in the history of conceptual art. Contemporary Art Society of Vancouver and co-sponsored with Simon Fraser University and Emily Carr University, the talk is planned in conjunction with Allan Sekula: This Ain’t China, an exhibitionof the artist’s performance based photo/text work from 1974 that opens at the SFU Gallery in Burnaby on October 27 from 2 – 4pm.
ARTIST TALK. OCTOBER 25, 7PM
Emily Carr University of Art + Design
South Building Theatre Room 301
1399 Johnston Street (Granville Island), Vancouver.
Co-sponsored by SFU Gallery, ECUAD and the Contemporary Art Society of Vancouver.
*This is a public event, no RSVP or membership required.
More information about the exhibition:
OPENING RECEPTION: OCTOBER 27, 2–4 PM
SFU Gallery, Academic Quadrangle 3004, Burnaby.
FILM SCREENING & DISCUSSION: OCTOBER 27, 7PM
The Forgotten Space. A film by Allan Sekula and Noël Burch.
Discussion with Allan Sekula & Monika Szewczyk at the Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema
Goldcorp Centre for the Arts
3rd Floor, 149 West Hastings Street
Co-sponsored by SFU Gallery, Curatorial Projects with funds from the Canada Council for the Arts, and the SFU School for the Contemporary Arts.