12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
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Join artist Alex Gibson with Capture’s Assistant Curator Chelsea Yuill to learn more about Gibson’s ideas and process behind the virtual exhibition Untitled (Garden), part of Capture’s 2022 Festival Special Projects program.
Alex Gibson (b. 1994) holds a BMA from Emily Carr University of Art + Design (Vancouver, 2015). Their work has been exhibited at Wil Aballe Art Projects (Vancouver), Tomato Mouse (New York), Number 3 Gallery (Vancouver), Caribbean Fine Arts Fair (Bridgetown, Barbados), Artists Alliance Barbados (Bridgetown, Barbados), Art Toronto (Toronto), RBC Media Gallery (Vancouver). Gibson currently lives and works in Vancouver, BC, on the stolen and ancestral lands of the xwməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səlilw̓ ətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) First Nations.
Chelsea Yuill is a curator whose practice aims to connect the public with contemporary art practices in transformative and thought-provoking ways. Her curatorial projects include the alumni exhibition 88 Artists from 88 Years (2017), and Intertwined (2018) both at Emily Carr University of Art + Design; and EAT YOUR TAIL, Access Gallery (2020). As the Assistant Curator at Capture Photography Festival, she has coordinated three annual catalogues, multiple public art projects, and virtual exhibitions, curating Elisabeth Belliveau: A Vase with Pale Roses (2020), Rydel Cerezo: Back of My Hand (2020), Yumna Al-Arashi: Holy Terrain (2021), Simon Bermeo-Ehmann: CLIPS (2021), Celia Perrin Sidarous: Flotsam (2021), Mahmoud El Safadi: Becoming (2021), Michelle Bui: Mutable Materialism (2022), and Joseph Maida: Things “R” Queer” (2022). Her interview with Dana Qaddah was published in ReIssue (2021), and she was a mentee in the Momus Emerging Critics Residency (2021). Yuill holds a BFA from Emily Carr University of Art + Design (2019), and is based in so-called Vancouver on the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlil̓ilw̓ətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.