The Polygon Podcast

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Episode 13: Third Realm

Episode 13: Third Realm

Curator Davide Quadrio in conversation with writer and art historian Xin Wang.

Episode 12: Third Realm

Episode 12: Third Realm

Curator Davide Quadrio in conversation with curator and writer Farah Wardani about The Polygon’s current exhibition Third Realm.

Episode 11: The Archivists

Episode 11: The Archivists

A conversation between two professional archivists that was inspired by the launch of our new chapbook, co-published with Information Office, about the early history of the local Chilean community.

Episode 10: Little Chamber Music

Episode 10: Little Chamber Music

The Gallery's Assistant Curator Justin Ramsey in conversation with Little Chamber Music artistic director Mark Haney, and composer Rita Ueda.

Episode 9: Mark Ruwedel and John O'Brian

Episode 9: Mark Ruwedel and John O'Brian

A conversation between photographer Mark Ruwedel and art historian John O’Brian.

Episode 8: Claudia Beck and Andrew Gruft

Episode 8: Claudia Beck and Andrew Gruft

The Gallery’s Chief Curator Helga Pakasaar in conversation with art patrons Claudia Beck and Andrew Gruft.

Episode 7: Cease and Senaqwila Wyss

Episode 7: Cease and Senaqwila Wyss

On this episode, a conversation between two ethnobotanists: Cease Wyss and her daughter Senaqwila Wyss.

Episode 6: Faith Moosang on C.D. Hoy

Episode 6: Faith Moosang on C.D. Hoy

The Gallery’s manager Diane Evans and curator Faith Moosang are in conversation about the life and work of photographer C.D. Hoy.

Episode 5: Patkau Architects

Episode 5: Patkau Architects

The Polygon’s Director Reid Shier in conversation with architects Patricia and John Patkau.

Episode 4: Global Warning

Episode 4: Global Warning

Justin Ramsey, the Gallery’s Assistant Curator, in conversation with Dorothy Dong, Tiffany Pai, Sally Sapinski, and Asalah Youssef—all Chester Fields 2020 finalists from Fort Langley Fine Arts School.⁠

Episode 3: Marsha Lederman

Episode 3: Marsha Lederman

The third episode features Marsha Lederman, The Globe and Mail's Western Arts Correspondent.

Episode 2: Dave Gunawan

Episode 2: Dave Gunawan

The Gallery's Director Reid Shier in conversation with chef Dave Gunawan of Ubuntu Canteen.

Episode 1: Jonah Samson

Episode 1: Jonah Samson

Audain Chief Curator Helga Pakasaar in conversation with artist and doctor Jonah Samson.