KENDERDINE ART GALLERY OPENING
May
12
7:30pm 7:30pm

KENDERDINE ART GALLERY OPENING

Kenderdine Art Gallery

University of Saskatoon

107 Administration Place

Saskatoon, SK

S7N 5A2

 

Opening: May 12th, 2017

Exhibition on view from May 13 - August 11, 2017

 

Join us for the opening of Contrarieties & Counterpoints: Recent Paintings by Melanie

Authier. The Kenderdine Art Gallery is the fourth stop of Authier's national touring solo

exhibition. This exhibition is curated by Robert Enright and foregrounds Authier's recent

canvases as well as works on paper.  This tour is accompanied by a bilingual catalogue that

includes an introduction by Michelle Gewurtz, extended interview with Robert Enright, and

essays by Sky Goodden, Sarah Milroy and Ola Wlusek.  

 

The full tour schedule is as follows:

Thames Art Gallery                                                      July 15 - September 11, 2016

Ottawa Art Gallery                                                       October 6, 2016 - January 2, 2017

Art Gallery of Guelph                                                   January 19 - April 2, 2017

Kenderdine Art Gallery, Saskatoon                              May - August 2017

Galerie de I’UQAM, Montreal                                       October - December 2017

MSVU Art Gallery, Halifax                                            January - March 2018

Musee Regional de Rimouski                                       April 2018

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ARTIST & CURATOR IN CONVERSATION
May
11
12:00pm12:00pm

ARTIST & CURATOR IN CONVERSATION

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Gordon Snelgrove Gallery, Department of Art and Art History, University of Saskatoon

Murray Building, 3 Campus Dr #191

Saskatoon, SK

S7N 5A4

 

Artist Melanie Authier and Curator Robert Enright in conversation.  This event is in

conjunction with Contrarieties & Counterpoints: Recent Paintings by Melanie Authier

opening at the Kenderdine Art Gallery on May 12th, 2017, 7:30 - 10pm

The Kenderdine Art Gallery is the fourth stop of Authier's national touring solo exhibition.

This exhibition is curated by Robert Enright and foregrounds Authier's recent canvases as

well as works on paper.  This tour is accompanied by a bilingual catalogue that includes an

introduction by Michelle Gewurtz, extended interview with Robert Enright, and essays by Sky

Goodden, Sarah Milroy and Ola Wlusek.  

 

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Apr
20
6:00pm 6:00pm

PAPIER CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR - VIP COCKTAIL

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Arsenal Contemporary Art

2020 Rue William

Montréal, QC,

H3J 1R9

 

View Authier's recent work at Georgia Scherman Projects booth # A02.

This prestigious cocktail event is an exclusive opportunity to preview hundreds of works by

artists represented by leading Canadian galleries. Support the Contemporary Art Galleries

Association (AGAC) and join gallerists, artists, business professionals and collectors for this

special evening.

In addition to having access to this cocktail evening, VIP ticket holders have access to

exclusive activities, including visits to private and corporate collections.

*Parking available

Tickets: $ 150 – $ 750 (tickets are eligible for a tax receipt)

BUY YOUR TICKETS AT THE FOLLOWING LINK: http://papiermontreal.com/en/vip/

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CONTRARIETIES & COUNTERPOINTS -TOURING SOLO EXHIBITION OPENING
Jan
18
to Apr 2

CONTRARIETIES & COUNTERPOINTS -TOURING SOLO EXHIBITION OPENING

Art Gallery of Guelph, Guelph, ON

Opening: January 18th, 2017

Exhibition on view from January 19 - April 2

 

Contrarieties & Counterpoints: Recent Paintings by Melanie Authier is a touring solo

exhibition curated by Robert Enright. Authier's abstract paintings present a brimming

jostle of pictorial oppositions that draw upon an expansive archive of expressionist

and hard-edge histories. This project foregrounds Authier's recent canvases as well as

works on paper, and is accompanied by a bilingual catalogue that includes an

interview with Robert Enright, and essays by Sky Goodden, Sarah Milroy and Ola

Wlusek. The Thames Art Gallery is one of 7 confirmed venues across Canada.    

 

The full tour schedule is as follows:

Thames Art Gallery                                                   July 15 - September 11, 2016

Ottawa Art Gallery                                                   October 6, 2016 - January 2, 2017

Art Gallery of Guelph                                               January 19 - April 2, 2017

Kenderdine Art Gallery, Saskatoon                          May - August 2017

Galerie de I’UQAM, Montreal                                    October - December 2017

MSVU Art Gallery, Halifax                                         January - March 2018

Musee Regional de Rimouski                                     April 2018

 

*Above image: Scylla and Charybdis -diptych, watercolour and ink on paper, 30" x 44", 2015

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CONTRARIETIES & COUNTERPOINTS -TOURING SOLO EXHIBITION OPENING
Jul
16
8:00pm 8:00pm

CONTRARIETIES & COUNTERPOINTS -TOURING SOLO EXHIBITION OPENING

Thames Art Gallery, Chatham-Kent, ON

Opening: July 16th, 2016

Exhibition on view from July 15 - Sept. 11

 

Contrarieties & Counterpoints: Recent Paintings by Melanie Authier is a touring solo

exhibition curated by Robert Enright. Authier's abstract paintings present a brimming

jostle of pictorial oppositions that draw upon an expansive archive of expressionist

and hard-edge histories. This project foregrounds Authier's recent canvases as well as

works on paper, and is accompanied by a bilingual catalogue that includes an

interview with Robert Enright, and essays by Sky Goodden, Sarah Milroy and Ola

Wlusek. The Thames Art Gallery is one of 7 confirmed venues across Canada.    

    

The full tour schedule is as follows:

Thames Art Gallery                                                      July 15 - September 11, 2016

Ottawa Art Gallery                                                       October 6, 2016 - January 2, 2017

Art Gallery of Guelph                                                   January 19 - April 2, 2017

Kenderdine Art Gallery, Saskatoon                              May - August 2017

Galerie de I’UQAM, Montreal                                       October - December 2017

MSVU Art Gallery, Halifax                                            January - March 2018

Musee Regional de Rimouski                                       April 2018

 

 

 

 

 

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GROUP EXHIBITION AT CANADA GALLERY, CANADA HOUSE, LONDON, UK
Apr
22
to Jun 18

GROUP EXHIBITION AT CANADA GALLERY, CANADA HOUSE, LONDON, UK

Authier's work Hybrid, acrylic on canvas, 60" x 72", 2014 is currently on display in the group

exhibition The Tremendous Elusive: Emily Carr and the Canadian Imaginary at Canada

Gallery, Canada House, London, UK.  Curated by Lisa Baldissera, the exhibition is centred

around two key works by renowned Canadian artist Emily Carr. 

The Tremendous Elusive: Emily Carr and the Canadian Imaginary pivots on late career pieces

by Carr – generously on loan from the Vancouver Art Gallery - and presents them alongside

a selection of photographs, paintings, drawings, textile and sculptural works by

contemporary artists from across the country drawn from the wider Canada House

collection.

The exhibition runs Apr. 22 - June 18, 2016

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FEATURE CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR
Oct
22
to Oct 25

FEATURE CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR

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"Foxhole", acrylic on canvas, 60" x 72", 2015

"Foxhole", acrylic on canvas, 60" x 72", 2015

 

GEORGIA SCHERMAN PROJECTS

Booth #110

ground floor

 

FEATURE CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR

Fair Hours:

Thursday, October 22 12pm – 6pm

Friday, October 23 12pm – 8pm

Saturday, October 24 11am – 6pm

Sunday, October 25 11am – 5pm

 

Parking available on:

Front Street ($), Berkeley Street($), Princess Street ($)

 

 

 

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May
21
5:00pm 5:00pm

OTTAWA ART GALLERY AUCTION - Le pARTy

Le pARTy, the Ottawa Art Gallery's signature fundraising event, is a silent art auction of

original artworks by 65 regional artists, from emerging to established, working in a variety of

media. *Early bird special: $20 price reduction on tickets purchased between Feb.10 - March

10!  For more details and to purchase tickets online, please follow this link:

http://www.ottawaartgallery.ca/content/le-party-art-auction-0

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Apr
24
to Apr 26

Papier15 - Contemporary Art Fair of Works on Paper - Montreal

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See Authier's recent works on paper at Georgia Scherman Projects booth #104.

Dedicated exclusively to the promotion of art on paper, the event constitutes a unique

meeting ground for the greater public, art enthusiasts and professionals alike. For its 8th

edition, Papier will present 40 Canadian contemporary art galleries.

Papier has found a new home! This will be its first year at the Complexe de Gaspe! 

Admission to Papier15 and all activities are free.


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