Exhibitions at Gallery 44
Kadish Morris; Lorenza Mondada, Nicolle Bussien & Sara Keel
2018 Verant Richards Scholarship
annual fundraising exhibition
Co-commissioned by Gallery 44, The Western Front (Vancouver) and The Rooms (St. John’s), I Don’t Get It is a new body of work by Aleesa Cohene. Through a two-channel video and a series of sculptures and photographs Cohene exposes how whiteness, as a fundamental category of belonging, is never not at play. How do my rhetorical politics contribute to what is happening around me? How do I make room for other systems of representation to come into being? Th… more
Gallery 44's annual fundraising exhibition
We’ll get there fast and then we’ll take it slow is a new body of work by Kotama Bouabane that explores how images are constructed, deconstructed and materialized through an experimental ethnographic approach. The exhibition builds from an image of artfully arranged coconuts from a 1970’s Kodak manual on colour correcting, which suggestively pictures the coconuts cracked open as drinking vessels. For Bouabane the dramatic presentation of the image within the banal technical man… more
Always Moving Forward: Contemporary African Photography from The Wedge Collection, is a selection of images by contemporary photographic artists of African origin.
Through a wide range of photographic practices, Always Moving Forward speaks to a world in which migrations, economies and cultures have all gone global. In these photos, emerging technologies, urbanization, and the influence of corporate advertising become source material for explorations of African identity.
Product packaging is u… more
Lynda Gammon, & Adam Dade and Sonya Hanney
Emerging Canadian Photographers
Exhibition and sale of photo-based art by members and invited guests