2010 Summer Exhibitions

2 new shows opening at the Confluence Gallery on Thursday, August 12

Evelyn Pollock, Tara Rudnickas, Kyla MacArthur and Janice Cliff START HERE: August 12 – September 8 Upstairs Gallery Local photographers  examine familiar subject matter from varied perspectives. Dawson City Arts Society Members Show August 12 – September 8 Downstairs Gallery Work by local artists in a variety of mediums. Opening Reception: Thursday, August 12 at … Continue reading

2010 Summer Exhibitions / Jen Laliberte

“So much animation beyond what the words actually say”: Jen Laliberte’s Installation of True Stories

Originally appeared in the July 28th issue of the Klondike Sun. ———– Currently on display in the upstairs gallery of the Confluence Members Gallery is Jen Laliberte’s found collection of love letters, photographs and ephemera from the early 20th century.  –Megan Graham MG:  How did you come across the correspondence of Florence Panting and George … Continue reading

2010 Summer Exhibitions / John Lodder

John Lodder’s Return to Painting: ‘It’s All Fun’

Originally appeared in the July 28th issue of the Klondike Sun. ———– Dawson City’s John Lodder has a collection of new works on display at the Confluence Members Gallery, ranging from realistic landscapes and portraits to more surreal works inspired by his subconscious.  –Megan Graham MG: In your artist statement, you said that this show … Continue reading

2010 Summer Exhibitions / Jen Laliberte / John Lodder

2 new shows opening at the Confluence Gallery tonight!

John Lodder New Works July 22 – August 12 Downstairs Gallery A collection of acrylic and oil paintings by one of Dawson City’s most prolific painters Jen Laliberte ‘had we but world enough, and time’ an installation of true stories July 22 –August 12 Upstairs Gallery A text-image project displaying an impressive collection of love … Continue reading

2010 Summer Exhibitions / Jessica Viens

Somebody to Love: An Interview with Jessica Viens

Originally appeared in the June 30th issue of the Klondike Sun. ———– SOVA Graduate Jessica Viens tells me about her upcoming show Crush or be Crushed: It’s a state not a question, her series of sculptures that represent the prototypical personifications of her romantic crushes. – Megan Graham MG: What inspired you to do a … Continue reading