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ALASKA VARIATIONS //

 

Artist: Paul Walde (Victoria, BC)
Curator: Jenelle Pasiechnik
May 3 – July 3, 2018
Main Gallery

 

 

 

 

The Campbell River Art Gallery welcomes Paul Walde and his video, Alaska Variations. Paul Walde is an inter-media artist, composer, and curator. Walde’s body of work suggests unexpected interconnections between landscape, identity, and technology. Alaska Variations, is an album of 11 scores performed in the landscape and, presented as a series of video installations. The videos document the creation of original compositions and performances situated around Anchorage, Alaska. Within the multi-dimensional portrait are breathtaking landscape views and original sound pieces that combine to reflect on time, place, and the environmental impact people have on the areas they inhabit.

COAL, GOLD & WAR //

 

 

Artist: Marlene Yuen (Vancouver, BC)
Curator: Jenelle Pasiechnik
May 3 – July 3, 2018
Satellite Cases

 

 

Marlene Yuen is a multi-disciplinary artist whose current focus is on handmade books using printmaking processes. Coal, Gold & War explores the history of labor and Chinese immigration in the Fraser Canyon during the construction of Canadian Pacific Railway. Marlene weaves a rich tapestry of history in beautifully handmade and detailed books that offer unique perspectives and fresh designs. Marlene Yuen acknowledges funding by the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity.