Archived Art Now

Friday, March 11, 2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Originally from Nova Scotia, Emily Falvey is now a Montreal-based independent curator and art critic. In 2009 the Canada Council for the Arts awarded her the Joan Yvonne Lowndes Award for critical and curatorial writing, and in 2006 she received the Curatorial Writing Award (Contemporary Essay) from the Ontario Association of Art Galleries.

Monday, March 7, 2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
“The primary focus of my artistic practice examines the relationship between constructed architectural spaces and our common experiences and encounters within them. I am interested in exploring how repetitive patterns in planning and design ultimately become subconscious cues for social conduct.”  - Reece Terris on his installation American Standard, 2004.

Friday, March 4, 2011 - 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Jackson 2bears is a Kanien’kehaka (Mohawk) multimedia artist currently based in Halifax, NS.

Thursday, March 3, 2011 - 3:15pm - Saturday, March 19, 2011 - 3:15pm
Billy J. McCarroll lives in Lethbridge, Alberta were he continues his practice in art and music. He immigrated to Canada in 1971 and has taught and served in various administrative positions as a member of the University of Lethbridge Faculty of Art. From 1972-1982 He was Director/Curator of the University Art Gallery and visiting artist...

Wednesday, March 2, 2011 - 12:00pm - 12:45pm
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Monday, February 28, 2011 - 12:00pm - 12:45pm

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 - 12:00pm - 12:45pm
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Friday, February 11, 2011 - 12:00pm - 12:45pm

Monday, February 7, 2011 - 12:00pm - 12:45pm
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Deb Saucier speak in Art Now, Feb 7 in the Recital Hall at 12 noon
Monday, February 7, 2011 - 12:00pm
The Brain, Art and You

Friday, February 4, 2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gord Ferguson’s art practice is largely concerned with producing sculptures and installation works in gallery situations. He has completed a small number of public sculpture commissions and has an interest in public art and public spaces. 

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 - 5:00am - 5:50am
Nick Wade has been teaching in the Art Dept. at the University for 16 years.Before that he taught at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, for the University of Victoria in Nelson B.C., Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia and Queen’s University in Kingston Ontario. Sculpture, printmaking and photography are  his primary media.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 5:00am - 5:50am
 

Monday, January 17, 2011 - 5:00am - 5:50am
 

Friday, January 14, 2011 - 5:00am - 5:50am
 

Wednesday, January 12, 2011 - 5:00am - 5:55am
 

Friday, November 26, 2010 - 5:00am - 6:00am
Painting John Brown Painting   John Brown, regarded by many in the field to be one of Canada's greatest contemporary painters, has produced a prodigious body of work in distinct sets of themes and approaches, including abstraction, figuration and drawing.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010 - 5:00am - 5:50am
 

Friday, November 19, 2010 - 5:00am - 5:50am
Micah Lexier is a conceptual artist living and working in Toronto. Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, he received his BFA with Honours from the University of Manitoba School of Art in 1982, and later completed his MFA at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design in 1984.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 5:00am - 5:50am
Gareth Long is an emerging conceptual artist who explores the infinitely reproducibile nature of video. By playing with translation, narrative and medium-specificity, his projects result in pieces far-removed from their source, often barely resembling the original in their new, compromised object-form. As a former student of video-pioneer Colin Campbell, Long and his work are...

Monday, November 15, 2010 - 5:00am - 6:00am
 Statement, Sarah Barr. 2010

Monday, November 8, 2010 - 5:00am - 6:00am
"Senior artist Lynne Cohen is an internationally renowned photographer who presents striking images of interior domestic or work settings. Her scenes, usually photographed in black and white, are notable for their flat lighting and absence of human figures. These photographs are at times humourous, and at times disturbing.