Up in the Air
(You Are Here series)
September 14 – October 20, 2017
Helen Christou Gallery


Artist: Ed Pien
Curator: Josephine Mills

Coffee’s On & Exhibition Reception: Thursday, September 14, 3 – 6 pm, Main Gallery, Fine Arts Building

Part of the “You Are Here” series

uLethbridge Art Gallery is pleased to present 2 projects by internationally renowned artist Ed Pien: playing with light and shadow to explore our relationship to water, Liquid Being is an immersive installation featuring hundreds of monstrous fish; and the Helen Christou Gallery exhibition Up in the Air features drawings and images for kites produced in Pien’s workshops in Lethbridge and on the Kainai reserve.

With the participation of:
Chinook High School Art Students, Lethbridge, teacher Victoria Karmali
Tatsikiisaapo’p (Kainai) Middle School Art Students, Blood Reserve, teacher Andrea Fox
New Canadian immigrants, Lethbridge, and Lethbridge Family Services
Culture Vulture Saturday participants, University of Lethbridge Art Gallery

And the professional advice and support of:
The Kite Guys, Bentley, Alberta, and Master Kite Builder Bud Taylor
Great Winds Kite Company, Seattle, Washington, and Kite Designer/Printer Ken Conrad

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