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SSNAP 2017 Artist Talks – Joanna Rogers

Joanna Rogers (Pender Island) Thursday October 12, 12-1pm, Mahon Hall Free with exhibition entry I have been working as an artist since 1994 when I graduated from the Textile Arts program at Capilano College. My ideas are influenced by my studies of both Anthropology and Textile History. By combining traditional surface design techniques with non-traditional materials, I create pieces that …

SSNAP 2017 Artist Talks

Join us for a series of talks by some of the 2017 SSNAP finalists. All talks are from 12-1pm, at Mahon Hall. Free with exhibition entry. Monday September 25 – Janet Dwyer Friday October 6 – Eszter Burghardt Thursday October 12 – Joanna Rogers Friday October 13 – Samantha Dickie Thursday October 19 – Nicole Paul Friday October 20 – …

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SSNAP 2017 Artist Talks – Eszter Burghardt

Eszter Burghardt (Vancouver) Friday October 6, 12-1pm, Mahon Hall Free with exhibition entry Eszter Burghardt is a Canadian-Hungarian artist based in Vancouver BC, Canada. She has been taking part in international artist residencies in Iceland since graduating with a BFA from Emily Carr University in 2001. As an interdisciplinary artist, her paintings have been exhibited across Canada and in the …

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SSNAP 2017 Artist Talks – Janet Dwyer

Janet Dwyer (Salt Spring Island) Monday September 25, 12-1pm, Mahon Hall Free with exhibition entry Janet Dwyer, a graduate of Ryerson’s Photography Program (Toronto), began her photographic career in 1973. She works within the industry in many capacities, primarily as freelance photographer, educator and artist. Dwyer’s personal photography is an exploration of image-making with a flatbed scanner. This series uses …