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Opening Reception and Exhibition Tour

Left: Susan Point Behind Four Winds screenprint, Right: Don Li-Leger Hundred Year Bloom acrylic on canvas

Opening Reception and Exhibition Tour

Location:
Surrey Art Gallery, 13750 88 Avenue

Date & Time:
January 25, 2020
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Contact:

604-501-5566
artgallery@surrey.ca

Category:
Arts

Community:
Whalley

Cost:
Free

2020-01-25 18:30:00 2020-01-25 21:00:00 America/Vancouver Opening Reception and Exhibition Tour Join VAG curator Grant Arnold and SAG curator Jordan Strom for a Spindle Whorl tour and conversation Surrey Art Gallery, 13750 88 Avenue artgallery@surrey.ca

Join us for the opening of our winter exhibition Susan Point: Spindle Whorl. Learn more about how Point’s dynamic silkscreen prints expand traditional forms of the spindle whorl in extraordinary new directions to represent Coast Salish culture in contemporary times.

A curators' talk and tour with Vancouver Art Gallery curator Grant Arnold and Surrey Art Gallery curator Jordan Strom will start at 6:30 pm, with a reception to follow at 7:30 pm.

Susan Point: Spindle Whorl is organized and circulated by the Vancouver Art Gallery and curated by Grant Arnold, Audain Curator of British Columbia Art and Ian M. Thom, former Senior Curator–Historical.

Image:

Left: Susan Point, Behind Four Winds, 2012, screenprint, 80.0 x 80.0 cm, Collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Gift of the Artist, Photo: Rachel Topham, Vancouver Art Gallery.

Right: Don Li-Leger, Hundred Year Bloom 7, 2018, acrylic on canvas, 4’ (h) x 8’ (w), Courtesy of Li-Leger Family.