The art scene in the Greater Vancouver area.

Brian Jungen Takes Manhatten, Vancouver

Brian Jungen will be showcased at the Vancouver Art Gallery from January 28 until April 30, 2006. This is part of a touring exhibit that opened in New York at the Museum of Contemporary Art in September and includes symbolic sculptures and installations plus new works constructed specifically for the exhibit. The VAG is located at 750 Hornby Street.

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Blogger Jas said...

Brian Jungen will be in conversation with Chief Curator Daina Augaitis at the Vancouver Art Gallery, Sunday, February 12, 2:00pm.

"Brian Jungen speaks of being interested in ³the idea of exposing the interior, making visible what might otherwise remain obscured.² Working with popular consumer goods and ordinary, mass-produced objects as his material, Jungen creates hybrid
sculptures and installations. Drawing out questions about the representation of cultures, museum display and the global consumer economy, his remarkable works are also extraordinary feats of visual transformation that inspire a sense of wonder."

Free with Gallery admission. For information phone 604-662-4717

9:08 AM

 

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