Unpredictable. Unprecedented. Unexpected. The events of the last few years left all forms of creation in turmoil, and the realm of art was no exception. What was art without galleries? How could artists have fostered community when the very pursuit of connection presented danger? In the wake of such challenges, emerging artists from the University of Victoria have united to bring forward the [Un]expected. Visit Sidney’s ArtSea gallery between May 27th to June 3rd to experience a variety of mediums constructed in resistance to despair and stagnation brought on by COVID-19.
Explore what becomes of art when the complexities of our modern times face the expectations of academia, and how it has changed the world of creators.
Prints and artwork are available for sale. May 27 - June 1, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. ArtSea Gallery, 9565 Fifth St, Sidney, BC. Please contact [email protected] with any enquiries.