UBC requires non-medical masks in all indoor spaces


News → 18 Jan 2022

Laiwan: Resources for Research

The following are resources related to the artists in Laiwan: Traces, Erasures, Resists. This list is not exhaustive, but rather comprised of suggested readings compiled by researchers at the Belkin. These readings are intended to provide additional context for the exhibition and act as springboards for further research or questions…

News → 06 Jan 2022

Works from the Collection: Laiwan’s African Notes

African Notes Parts 1 and 2 are composed of photographs that Laiwan took on a trip home to her birthplace of Zimbabwe in 1982, two years after the country’s independence.

News → 04 Jan 2022

Melanie O’Brian Joins the Belkin as Associate Director/Curator

The Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery at the University of British Columbia is pleased to announce that Melanie O’Brian has been appointed the gallery’s Associate Director/Curator beginning December 13, 2021. O’Brian will step in as Acting Director for a 12-month period, commencing January 1, 2022 while the Belkin’s Director/Curator…

News → 06 Dec 2021

Outdoor Art: Winter 2021

At the Belkin, we often receive questions about the University’s Outdoor Art Collection and what is involved with commissioning, acquiring or accepting donations. Responding to this growing interest, we issue annual outdoor art newsletters to share updates and backstory information about what is involved with curating, stewarding and activating the…

News → 11 Nov 2021

James Hart 7idansuu Awarded the 2021 Audain Prize