Artist Talk: Jason de Haan + Miruna Dragan
WHEN: Weds, Oct 26 at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Room 371, ACAD
Please join us for an artist talk with Miruna Dragan and Jason de Haan who will be talking about their filmic work The Wood and Wave Each Other Know, which is currently on view in the Illingworth Kerr Gallery as part of their current exhibition, Performing the Landscape. In addition, the artists will be speaking about other projects they have been a part of that are collaborative and site-specific in relation to landscape.
Miruna Dragan (born 1975 Bucharest) holds an MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and is Associate Professor at the Alberta College of Art & Design. Recent exhibitions of her work include Museo de la Ciudad in Queretaro Mexico (2012), the Esker Foundation in Calgary (2013), G Gallery in Toronto (2014), Nanaimo Art Gallery (2015), and an upcoming solo exhibition at the Southern Alberta Art Gallery in Lethbridge this December.
Jason de Haan (born 1981 Edmonton) received an MFA from Bard College in 2015 and has presented a number of projects in Canada, the US, Mexico, Iceland, the Netherlands and the UK. In 2012 de Haan was shortlisted for the Sobey Art Award, representing the Prairies and the North. His work has been reviewed in Canadian Art, Art in America and Art Forum. He is represented in Canada by Clint Roenisch Gallery.