Ebb & Flow
Nanaimo Art Gallery
Sonny Assu + Rande Cook
May 18-September 1, 2012
The current exhibition at the campus Nanaimo Art Gallery entitled Ebb & Flow, showcases the distinctive voices of contemporary Aboriginal artists Sonny Assu and Rande Cook.
Trained in both traditional and contemporary practices, Assu and Cook push boundaries to redefine what society understands and expects of First Nations art and culture. Their work preserves elements of their cultural heritage, and explores new concepts, media and methodologies.
Rande Cooke is giving an artist talk in the Gallery bldg. 330, June 1, 4:30-5:30 pm, followed by a First Nations Feast and Celebration at Shq'apthut: Gathering Place, bldg. 170, 6:00-9:00 pm.
All are welcome. Admission is free.
Free Docent Led Tours: 12.30pm-1:15 pm, Saturday, July 7 & August 11
Presented in partnership with Vancouver Island University's Shq'apthut: Gathering Place and VIU Office of Aboriginal Education.
- Date: Wed Jun 06, 2012
- Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
- * On Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, until Sep 01, 2012 inclusive.
- Campus/site: Nanaimo
- Building or Location: Bldg. 330, 900 Fifth Street, Nanaimo
- Category: aboriginal, gallery | exhibit, open to public