JULY 28, 2013
9:00 - 11:00 P.M.
LOCOMOTOART AT QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK
YOUTH, TECHNOLOGY AND NATURE
"D" for Diorama. Artist: Sarah Shamash. Photo Hoang Tran.
400 people strolled through one of Vancouver’s crown jewels. The collective celebrated Youth, Technology and Nature, during this family-friendly, FREE exhibition which included 13 visual projections, audio, sound art and interactive new media works in the large quarry, highlighting sustainable practices with technology. First Nation's artist, Russell Wallace led a welcoming ceremony to the use of the land, and a memorial warrior song for the late First Nation Artist Terry Haines. A segment of his video installation, Coyote X was displayed in his memory.
Artists included: Jamie Griffiths, Merlyn Chipman, Wynne Palmer, Sebnem Ozpeta, Laura Lee Coles, Dave Leith, Rob Scharein, Sarah Shamash, Miles Thorogood, Bobbi Kozinuk. Guest Artists: Mark Nazemi & Maryam Mobini. Scroll down to see images of the exhibition:
Conveyance[S] Laura Lee Coles. Photo: Michael Moster.
Coyote X: Terry Haines. Photo: Michael Moster. Exhibited with express permission of Video Out and Aaron Rice.
Dave Leith performing at the water fall and installations. Photo: Michael Moster.
Living by Sebnem Ozpeta and and Sunstorms by Rob Scharein. Photo: Michael Moster
Swirling Spirals: Merlyn Chipman. Photo: Michael Moster
Lucid Memory: Mark Nazemi and Maryam Mobini. Photo: Michael Moster
Beginning re-creation. Sound installation by Miles Thorogood. Photo: Hoang Tran
Naiad's Gift. Wynne Palmer. Photo: Laura Lee Coles
SunStorms: Rob Scharein. Photo: Michael Moster
Botanicus: Jamie Griffiths. Photo: Michael Moster
Light Installation in Tree: Bobbi Kozinuk. Photo: Michael Moster
D for Diorama. Sarah Shamas. Photo: Michael Moster.
DESCRIPTION: With a focus on youth, technology and nature, LocoMotoArt used a portion of the lower quarry area of Queen Elizabeth Park as an outdoor museum.
Thirteen original digital art installations will be exhibited.
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