Guest curated by Eric Ranff
Active Process brings together a diverse selection of books and related material examining thematic concerns and developments in the production and use of artists' books and photography. The works, which have been drawn from the past eight years include one-of-a-kind, short-run, and large-run edition multiples, produced by 28 Canadian and Americain artists. Bookworks by Keith Smith, Barbara Rosenthal, Raymond April/Charles Guilbert, Susan kae Grant, Marian Penner Bancroft, Martin Lessard, Janice Gurney, Jamelie Hassan, Donna Leisen, Anne Ramsden, Nicole Jolicoeur, Susan Schelle, Liz Magor, Paul Berger, Robert Heinecken, Sarah Charlesworth, Eldon Garnet, John. S. Weber, Don Corman, Addison Thompson. Paul Rutkovsky, Carole Condé and Karl Beveridge, Judith Lerner Crawley, Jane Northey, Brad Brace and Michael Christopher Lawlor.
Supported by the Canada Council, Emily Carr College of Art & Design, Duthie Books Ltd., and Booktique in Vancouver.
The exhibition publication is available from the Gallery Bookstore.
November 13, 10 am | Panel Discussion
With Erich Ranfft, Jane Northey Keith Smith, and Cheryl Simon at Emily Carr College of Art & Design, Vancouver.
Maltwood Art Gallery, Victoria, BC - Jan. 4 - Jan. 25, 1988
AKA Gallery, Saskatoon, SK - February 16 - February 27, 1988
Center Eye Photography Gallery, Calgary, AB - March 24 - April 17, 1988
Mt St Vincent University Art Gallery, Halifax, NS - July 7 - August 6, 1988
Dazibao, Montreal. PQ - Sept. 3 - Sept. 25, 1988
Gallery TPW, Toronto, ON - Dec. 10 - Jan. 21, 1989
Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, PQ - Feb. 12 - March 19, 1989