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India Inked

Apr 27 - Jun 2, 2018
Curatorial Statement: It all started in 2011 when Nirmal Raja and her artist and friend Dara Larson did a short residency at a print shop in Hyderabad, India. This little print shop called Banyan Hearts is an oasis in the...

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FELT

Apr 10 - Apr 21, 2018
SNAP invites members & guests to the opening reception of FELT – April 13, 7–9 pm This exhibition represents the culmination of a year of self-directed studio and academic research by eleven undergrad senior level printmaking students, and two first-year graduate students in...

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Eyes Water Fire

Feb 23 - Mar 31, 2018
Artist Tomoyo Ihaya says about her work: “After many years of traveling and living abroad, particularly in India (sixteen visits since 2005), I have grown increasingly sensitive to people who have been forced to migrate. I have heard many stories...

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Balance

Feb 23 - Mar 31, 2018
What do sea otters, polar bears, and caribou have in common besides four legs and fur? They are all listed as threatened or endangered on the Species At Risk Act in Canada. These animals act as keystone or indicator species,...

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Reading The Sky

Jan 5 - Feb 10, 2018
Knocked the wind out of my sails; touch and go; even keeled; steady as she goes; three sheets to the wind; port out, starboard home. Reading the Sky begins with an image of a boat, navigating the sea by night....

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ONE TO USE ONE TO LOSE ONE TO BREAK

Jan 5 - Feb 10, 2018
Campsites, construction sites, and historical ruins: transitional territories between the natural environment and human culture. In this exhibition, Green has created a series of imagined scapes exploring these permeable interstices to consider how they work with or against the reality...

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SNAP Members Show & Sale

Nov 18 - Dec 16, 2017
Looking for that perfect gift? Want something special to express yourself and liven up your home? Maybe you’re a collector and you’re curious to see what’s coming out of our printmaking studio? Well, you’re in luck: SNAP‘s Members Show & Sale is as...

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SNAP Members Show & Sale

Nov 18 - Nov 30, 2017
Looking for that perfect gift? Want something special to express yourself and liven up your home? Maybe you’re a collector and you’re curious to see what’s coming out of our printmaking studio? Well, you’re in luck: SNAP‘s Members Show & Sale is as...

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The Story So Far

Sep 22 - Nov 4, 2017
"An artist book offers an intimate sensual and aesthetic experience. It promises the possibility of story, of contemplation, of escape and of mystery. The exhibition space feels like a library, inviting viewers to spend time with the books. The Story...

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GIVE UP AND PARTY

Aug 11 - Sep 9, 2017
How do we respond to a global crisis of our own making? In GIVE UP AND PARTY, Morgan Wedderspoon brings together found objects and borrowed text to inquire into the relationship between the human subject and the changing climate in a time of anthropogenic...

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Last Resort

Aug 11 - Sep 9, 2017
In an ongoing quest to be near bodies of water, these images were gathered over the last three years. Locations of shoots varied between a set of neglected Alberta lakes and sulfurous streams of roadside debris. Shot through water, the...

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Monument: Coding a Woodcut

Jun 22 - Jul 29, 2017
This project is a collaboration between printmaker Beth Howe and digital media artist and programmer, Clive McCarthy. Howe and McCarthy developed custom software to cut large-scale photographic woodcuts of monumental infrastructure and landscape features using a CNC milling machine. The woodcuts are...

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Fractures

Jun 22 - Jul 29, 2017
This exhibition of photographs explores the complex duality that exists in Edmonton as a result of dynamic levels of marginalization and separation. Utilizing a process of photographic manipulation, these images reflect the challenge of questioning the dual nature of existence...

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Influence

May 4 - Jun 10, 2017
This exhibition presents recent work by Nova Scotia-based artist Ericka Walker. Her large-scale multi-colour lithographs draw on the vibrant history of propaganda, printed ephemera, and advertising from twentieth century Europe and North America, exposing nostalgia as an ongoing rhetorical device...

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Sahtuót’ine: Stories from Deline Elders

May 4 - Jun 10, 2017
The act of storytelling is an act of Indigenous resistance, decolonization, and reclamation. We have a responsibility to hold on to our traditional knowledge. This series of screen prints are stories from the Deline of the Northwest Territories. As a...

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The Formalist’s Library

Mar 16 - Apr 22, 2017
In The Formalist’s Library, Jason Urban meditates on the structure of the traditional brick-and-mortar library as a vehicle for delivering information as a we move from the physical to physible. The Formalist’s Library is an ongoing series exploring various aspects of...

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Great White North

Mar 16 - Apr 22, 2017
In our contemporary moment, our cultural landscapes are largely dominated by varying forms of capitalist exchange. There exists little to no separation between experience and consumption, sincerity and farce, and authenticity has been distorted into something that can be photographed...

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Instigators

Feb 2 - Mar 4, 2017
Instigators by Guillermo Trejo will feature a series of posters depicting quotes from Nietzsche, Camus, Sartre, Kerouac, Buda, and others paired with iconic images from protest and social resistance. The result of the combination is an uncannily appropriate protest poster...

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