Crimp in the Fabric: Situating Painting Today
This symposium is an opportunity for artists, writers, curators, students, educators and thinkers to come together, and question the relevance and importance of painting today. It will be an opportunity to listen to and discuss issues arising from various and diverse artistic positions represented by panelists, in the context of the many concurrent painting exhibitions occurring throughout Vancouver.
Panel including ECU faculty Mark Igloliorte: September 29, SFU Woodwards
Like Hands Stuck in a Mattress: The Difficulty of Talking Painting
Asks the questions: How to talk about painting? How not to talk about painting? And given that painting is the most important thing that painters do, (why) should painters talk about painting anyway?