Contemporary Outsiders – A Symposium on Outsider Art

Symposium on Outsider Art
Saturday, March 15, 12-5pm
Gallery Gachet, 88 E Cordova, Vancouver
All welcome!

12noon Anne Grgich (USA), Curator’s Talk, Internal Guidance Systems

12 noon Curator’s Tour: Internal Guidance Systems with Anne Grgich

12:45-1:15 Lunch ($5-10 by donation)

1:15-2:30 Definitions & Representations Panel: Quin Martins (Gallery Gachet); Robin Oliver (USA); Eliza Murphy, Writer, Raw Vision Magazine; Cassandra Rockwood-Rice (Alaska, USA).

2:45-4:00 Curators’ Panel: Gallery owners and curators from Vancouver and Seattle’s outsider and contemporary arts scenes debate shifting categories and trends. Bill Jeffries (Simon Fraser University Gallery), Robert Kardosh (Marion Scott Gallery), Karen Light (Garde Rail Gallery, Seattle) and Carola Goetze (Jem Gallery).

4-4:15 Throwup Throwdown Interlude

4:15-5 DTES Art Walk: Explore the Downtown Eastside’s vibrant street art scene., lunch and beverages served, by donation $5-10.

Outside the Gallery Gachet walls check out:
Text-Based Throwup Throwdown Public Art Intervention
Saturday, March 15,  3-8pm
Andrew01 & UnoHu VS Jerm9ine & Ninja9ine plus Cameraman + 2 Turntables + a Microphone.

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