Main Gallery

July 9 to September 2, 2020

Artists: Jamelie Hassan, Soheila Esfahani

Curator: Jenelle M. Pasiechnik

This exhibition presents sculpture, performance and installative practices that communicate aspects of Arabic and Iranian culture in Canadian contexts. The central focus is how the translation of culture occurs across transnational boundaries.

Jamelie Hassan
Souvenir of Lebanon Made in Canada (2009) 
Media: Cedar
Collection of the artist 
Photo Credit: The Museum, Kitchener, Ontario
Soheila Esfahani
Made In Iran, (2010)
Media: Various types of wood, 4.5”x6.5” each plaque

The Campbell River Art Gallery is grateful to the Canada Council for the Arts, the British Columbia Arts Council, the Province of British Columbia, and the City of Campbell River for funding.