News → 15 Dec 2022

Reading Room: The Willful Plot

The Willful Plot brings together artists’ practices to expand the notion of the garden as a site of tension between wild and cultivated, temporal and perpetual, public and private, sovereign and colonized. This online Reading Room includes texts expanding on different notions of the garden and more-than-human relationships, as well as…

News → 08 Dec 2022

Outdoor Art: Winter 2022

In this edition of the Outdoor Art newsletter, we consider the ways in which artists’ practices are grappling with the politics of public space from both a local and global perspective. Through connections between two public art projects currently underway on the UBC campus with those being featured in the…

News → 21 Nov 2022

Remembering Michael Morris (1942‑2022)

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Michael Morris, who died on 18 November 2022 at his home in Brentwood Bay, BC. Painter, curator, photographer, video and performance artist, we will remember Michael for his passion, endless enthusiasm, curiosity and warmth.

News → 17 Nov 2022

Digitizing the Roy Kiyooka Fonds

With funding from the BC History Digitization Program, over 340 images from artist Roy Kiyooka’s photographic practice have been scanned, photographed and shared on the Belkin’s newly developed CollectiveAccess online database. The material is part of Roy Kiyooka’s archives, which were donated to the Belkin by his daughters in the…

News → 28 Oct 2022

Remembering Rodney Graham (1949‑2022)

We join the art community in mourning the passing of artist Rodney Graham, who died on October 22, 2022.