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Fri. January 6th 2017
John G. Boehme , Doug Jarvis, Brenda Petays, Judith Price , Grace Salezthe fifty fifty arts collective (All Ages)
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Fri. May 8th 2015
ALMANAC | Exhibition Opening Lisa Birke, David Gifford, Jeremy Herndl, Doug Jarvis, Toby Lawrence, Rick Leong, John Luna, Tara Nicholson, Jeroen Witvliet @  Upstairs at the Guild, 1250 Wharf St. (All Ages)
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Sun. April 26th 2015
Open Actions Open Actions @  Courtyard behind the Royal BC Museum (All Ages)
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Sun. March 15th 2015
Open Actions @  Front steps of the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria (All Ages)
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Doug Jarvis

from Victoria BC

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Doug Jarvis

Doug Jarvis is an artist and curator living in Victoria, BC. He is a founding member of the avatar performance art groupSecond Front and the Noxious Sector Arts Collective. He co-directed the Digital Art Weeks 2011 OFF LABEL Festival in Victoria BC, and was the 2010-11 Artist-in-residence Fellow at the Centre for Studies in Religion and Society, University of Victoria. In 2012 he curated exhibitions by Deirdre Logue (Toronto, ON) and Susan MacWilliam (Belfast, N.Ireland) and co-curated a group exhibition, Welcome Back Ye Annunaki, with Ted Hiebert. His personal and collective projects have recently been shown at G++ Interactive Media Arts Gallery, Victoria, PAVED Arts, Saskatoon, Latitude 53, Edmonton, Eastern Edge, St. John’s, Harbour Front Gallery, Toronto, and the Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts in Xi’an, China. Jarvis is the current President of the Pacific Association of Artist Run Centres and a board member of the Ministry of Casual Living. He holds an MFA in studio art from the University of Guelph, ON, and is currently program coordinator at Open Space Arts Society, Victoria, BC.

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Open ActionsMember2012-present
Second FrontFounding member2006-present
Noxious SectorFounding member2004-present

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