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Sessional Office exhibiting in the ECUAD faculty show

Posted by tp on January 30, 2020 in Uncategorised | No Comments

I’m pleased to be exhibiting in support of the Emily Carr University faculty in their 2020 exhibition The Work of the Work (details below). In March 2018, I did an intervention outside the Emily Carr University president’s office to draw attention to problematic working conditions for contract faculty. At that time the president enjoyed a […]

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Space & precarity: Artist talk with Pia Massie, Terra Poirier & guests

Posted by tp on February 20, 2019 in Uncategorised | No Comments

Live/Work (2019) by Terra Poirier & NB, digital inkjet diptych To close our exhibition at Mónica Reyes Gallery, Pia Massie and I will discuss our projects, followed by a conversation with local artists to consider intersections of space and labour precarity. Feb 23, 2pm Mónica Reyes Gallery 602 e Hastings, Vancouver Gallery hours are Wed-Fri […]

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Sessional Office at Mónica Reyes Gallery

Posted by tp on February 1, 2019 in Uncategorised | No Comments

Non-Regular lives on, in a dual exhibition with activist-artist Pia Massie. Mattering Map Redux & Sessional Office  February 7-23, 2019 Opening reception: Thursday, February 7, 6-8pm Artists talk: Saturday, February 23, 2pm Mónica Reyes Gallery 602 E Hastings, Vancouver BC monicareyesgallery.com FB event Mónica Reyes Gallery is pleased to present a dual exhibition by artist-educator, […]

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Non-Regular book launch & artist talk

Posted by tp on October 8, 2018 in Uncategorised | No Comments

My new book, Non-Regular: Precarious academic labour at Emily Carr University of Art + Design, which I made in collaboration with 26 instructors and artists, is being published by UNIT/PITT Projects and is launching this fall! Tuesday October 23, 2018 at 6:00pm ECUAD Aboriginal Gathering Place 2nd (main) floor, Emily Carr University of Art and […]

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Exhibiting at the Vancouver Art Book Fair

Posted by tp on October 8, 2018 in Uncategorised | No Comments

I’m excited to be exhibiting at the Vancouver Art Book Fair this year! I’ll be selling my new book Non-Regular: Precarious academic labour at Emily Carr University of Art + Design, which I made in collaboration with 26 instructors and artists. We’re also having a big launch event on Oct 23 as part of Vancouver […]

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Soft launch of Non-Regular: Precarious academic labour at Emily Carr University of Art + Design

Posted by tp on April 29, 2018 in Uncategorised | No Comments

Please come to the soft launch of the book I made in collaboration with 22 Emily Carr faculty members and other artists. I will be exhibiting it in the Reading Room at the Emily Carr University Grad Show. The show runs May 5-20, 2018 OPENING NIGHT: Sat May 5, 5-9pm (I will be on site […]

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Exhibition Apr 4-28: Uncertain Ground

Posted by tp on March 18, 2018 in Uncategorised | No Comments

This collection of work, like much of my long exposure photography, is concerned with memory and landscape. Having spent much of my life on the move outside and within Vancouver, I am interested in how location functions as an anchor for memory, particularly in so far as both are unstable, a trait further shared by […]

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Exhibition: Photobase: Re-imagined Memories

Posted by tp on March 4, 2018 in Uncategorised | No Comments

I’m so pleased to be participating in Capture Photography Festival again this year, this time in a group show of artists who work with family photographs. I’ll be showing my handmade photo-text book series Are you sure? Volumes 1-3. The other artists in the show are: Angela Aujla, Kathleen Ainscough, Felicia Chang, Jeffery Chong, Linda […]

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Shortlisted for the 2018 Capture Photography Festival Canada Line competition

Posted by tp on January 18, 2018 in Uncategorised | No Comments

I’m thrilled to be shortlisted for this year’s Capture Photography Festival‘s Canada Line public art competition. The winner will have their work installed for six months at King Edward Station in Vancouver. The winner is chosen through a public vote on the Georgia Straight website—check it out, lots of really great work to vote for. […]

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Lind Prize shortlist & exhibition at Presentation House Gallery: April 7-28, 2017

Posted by tp on April 9, 2017 in Uncategorised | No Comments

I am thrilled to have made the shortlist for the 2nd annual Phillip B. Lind Emerging Artist Prize, which is awarded to a post-secondary student who is working with photography, film or video. Shortlisted artists are in a group exhibition at Presentation House Gallery from April 7 to 28, 2017. I have two pieces in […]

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