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Ian Johnston’s Fine Line: Check Check – March 15 to April 27, 2019

(Video still from Fine Line: Check Check, courtesy of the artist, 2019) March 15 to April 27, 2019 Fine Line: Check Check  Ian Johnston Opening Reception and Artist Talk: Friday, March 15, 6-8: 30 pm (Artist talk at 8 pm) The Fine Line series marks a shift in Ian Johnston’s artistic practice from a focus…

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Critique Series

The Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art will be hosting a Workshop Series on art criticism, that will provide participants with critical skills for looking at and critiquing art. The workshop will include four sessions that will take place between May -November, 2019. Participants will go through the workshop as a cohort of peers of up…

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ArtMart: Call for Submissions

The Alternator Centre for Contemporary art is seeking submission proposals for works to be included in the Alternator ArtMart, a vending machine offering work by local artists available to purchase for $2.00 – $20.00. Works accepted for the Alternator ArtMart will represent a variety of mediums and themes, and will embody the Alternator’s focus on…

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Heidi Smith: Waiting for Spring

Waiting for Spring is a collection of evocative collages depicting artist Heidi Smith’s personal experiences with seasonal depression. This series aims to capture some of the subtle and abstract ways that mental illness affects one’s motivation, self-image, and experience of the world. Through her artwork, Smith offers a glimpse of what goes on beneath the surface…

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Red Dot Retrospective Survey

How would you rate your Red Dot Member's Show and Sale experience overall? Rate 1 out of 5Rate 2 out of 5Rate 3 out of 5Rate 4 out of 5Rate 5 out of 5How often do you visit the Alternator?Once a year for Red DotA few times a year for events I try and attend...
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