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Un Quiet Bodies

Start:
April 24, 2015 7:00 pm
End:
May 31, 2015 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Category:
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Organizer:
Gallery Gachet
Phone:
604-687-2468
Email:
programming@gachet.org
Venue:
Gallery Gachet
Phone:
604-687-2468
Address:
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88 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Opening reception: Friday, April 24th, 7.00 – 10.00pm
Exhibition runs: April 24th – May 31st, 2015

Un Quiet Bodies delves into the complex realities of the physiology of trauma, self-awareness, and levels of ability impacting one’s capacity to survive in a society designed for the “able-bodied”. Bond’s work emphasizes the relationship between work, leisure and self-care when accounting for physical and mental limitations. Melting Tallowexplores the implications of ability through the lens of colonial and intergenerational trauma and its physical manifestations in the body.

Zine Reading and Discussion Group – May 17th, 1-3pm
when language runs dry: a zine for people with chronic pain and their allies facilitated by Aja Rose Bond

Closing Performance  – May 31st, 7­pm
Shrouded Forms – Sound by Chandra Melting Tallow
*limited audience of 15 please, RSVP by email programming@gachet.org or in person at the gallery

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    Front door - 32" width
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    Washroom
    Door - 35" width
    Toilet clearance:
    8'' left side
    29'' front
    Support bars on left and behind toilet

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