June 28, 2019

Summer 2019 Newsletter

Summer is finally here!
Along with exhibitions, installations and talks
featuring TrépanierBaer artists.
Mark your calendars !
All events are a must-see! 

To read the entire newsletter, please open the PDF listed below.

Image Credit:
We run in packs, 2015
Resin, acrylic and oil paint
28 3/8” x 24 ½” x 4”
Collection of the Art Gallery of Hamilton


Vikky Alexander: Extreme Beauty
Curated by Daina Augaitis, Curator Emeritus
Vancouver Art Gallery
July 6, 2019 to January 26, 2020

One New Work
Kent Merriman Jr.: Remnants
Curated by Nancy Tousley
Glenbow Museum
June 29 to September 15, 2019

Geoffrey James : Working Spaces | Civic Settings:Jože Plečnik in Ljubljana
Curated by Laura Miller
Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design
University of Toronto
On View until July 12, 2019

Luanne Martineau in
Recent Acquisitions

Curated by Sandra Fraser
Remai Modern
March 2 to July 14, 2019

Marcel Barbeau: Vibrato
Curated by Marie-Hélène Foisy and Émilie Grandmont Bérubé
Musée des beaux-arts de Sherbrooke
June 20 to September 29, 2019

DaveandJenn in Terrestrial Beings
Curated by Jasmine Keillor
Eslpanade Art Gallery, Medicine Hat
June 8 to August 3, 2019

DaveandJenn in
The Collection Continues: A Quarter Century of Collecting
Art Gallery of Hamilton
June 21, 2019 to January 25, 2020

Danny Singer in
Views of the Collection: The Street
Curated by Grant Arnold, Audain Curator of British Columbia Art
Vancouver Art Gallery
April 19 to November 17, 2019

The Fall 2019 season at TrépanierBaer is not to be missed
with solo exhibitions and the release of new works!More details to follow; in the interim, please note the following:
  • Chris Cran will be the subject of a solo exhibition curated by Christine Sowiak at The Nickle Galleries in opening in September.
  • Christian Eckart will be included in an exhibition titled Re:Calculations, featuring a selection of recent acquisitions of contemporary art, added to the Art Gallery of Alberta’s collection over the last few years. This exhibition is curated by Catherine Crowston and is on view from September 7, 2019 to March 15, 2020.
  • Christian Eckart and Evan Penny will be featured in a group exhibition titled MONSOON at Griffin Art Projects, Vancouver. This exhibition includes works by Katie Ohe, Robin Arsenault, and Isla Burns. Curated by Lisa Baldissera, the exhibition will be on view from September 2019 to January 2020.
  • Luanne Martineau will be featured in a solo exhibition at the Musée d’art contemporain des Laurentides in Saint-Jérôme, Québec, in November.
  • Chris Millar will unveil a new kinetic, dramatic, kaleidoscopic, elaborate sculpture that has been two-and-a-half years in the making.
  • Kent Monkman has been commissioned to create two monumental new paintings for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Great Hall, which will be on view from December 19, 2019, through April 12, 2020.
  • Ryan Sluggett will release a 45-minute long animation whose current working title is Ed Terrestrial. The film will fuse 3-D and 2-D with stop-motion and the painterly collage aesthetic for which the artist is known.
  • Michael Smith opens the Fall season at TrépanierBaer, and will premiere a new series of dramatic paintings, including the monumental work titled Le Passage.
  • Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas has been has commissioned by the Seattle Art Museum to create a major Haida Manga piece called Carpe Fin. Painted in watercolours and ink and stretching two meters high and six meters long, this work will be exhibited in the late Fall  of 2019. The artist is producing an accompanying book that will also be launched in the Fall of 2019.