Art Exhibitions

World Poetry Canada International Peace Festival exhibition

October 6-26, 2014, at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (2nd level foyer)

Mexico Fest 2014: Yucatán Exhibit – Popular Art

September 1 to September 30, 2014 at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, 2nd floor foyer space

Discover the World of Panterra – Journey to the Sea of Cortez

July 23 to August 28 at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (exhibition located on the 2nd floor foyer)

Aboriginal Unhistory Month 2014 at UBC Library

June 2 to July 18, 2014 at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

Roy Kiyooka: a commemorative exhibit

March 17 - 31 in Rare Books & Special Collections on Level 1 of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre witness and commemorate Roy K. Kiyooka's enduring influence on the artistic scene in Vancouver and beyond in the fields of visual art, collage, prose, and poetry.

The Lyrical Word by the Westcoast Calligraphy Society

March 1 to April 18, 2014 at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

Show-Case Exhibition – The Chapman Learning Commons

February 1st to February 28th, 2014 in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre foyer.

Made in Taiwan

January 6, 2014 to January 28, 2014 at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

The Beauty of the Book: Selections from the Association of American University Presses 2013 Book, Jacket, and Journal Show Exhibition

Irving K. Barber Learning Centre art exhibition space foyer, December 2 through 13th, 2013.

The purpose of art exhibits at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (IKBLC) is to provide a visual presence to “encourage the important learning that takes place outside formal educational activities.” The Learning Centre welcomes exhibit proposals from individuals, groups and organizations within UBC and from the broader community. The following policy outlines the guidelines for exhibits and exhibitors.

Criteria for exhibits:

  • Exhibits should be educational in content and encourage learning through the exploration of themes, issues or unique perspectives.
  • Exhibits should provide opportunities for educational programming and related activities

Submission Criteria:

  • Proposals can be submitted using the Art Exhibition Booking Request Form, with a minimum of 3 months of advance notice. Please include an itemized list and sample photographs (or a URL to photographs) of the items to be displayed.
  • Exhibitors must coordinate times for set-up and take-down of exhibit items with IKBLC staff. Unfortunately storage for items owned by the exhibitor cannot be provided.
  • Exhibitors should include a title and brief statement of intent or purpose; acknowledgement of sponsor(s); and printed or typed identification labels for display.
  • Exhibitors must assume responsibility for contents, loss, or damage.
  • Please note the IKBLC does not participate in commercial sales. No prices will be displayed with items. With permission we will make the exhibitor’s name and phone number available to the public.

Space use information:

  • The IKBLC Display Gallery has six free-standing display cases available (6 feet width x 23 inches height x 22 inches depth) with clear Plexiglas lockable covers.

Exhibitor’s Agreement :

Hours for Gallery:

Monday to Sunday – 6am to 1am

Upcoming exhibitions:

KEN LUM/CAUSA: CENTRE/SURROUND (November 1 to November 30, 2014)

Alcuin Society-UBC Press exhibition (December 5 to January 16, 2015)

History of Aboriginal Rights in Canada (January 17 to February 28, 2015)

Evelyn Nodwell Photography exhibition (March 1 to May 30, 2015)

Aboriginal Unhistory Month exhibition (June 1 to July 13, 2015)

The Great Trek of UBC (July 15 to August 17, 2015)

Mexico Fest 2015 exhibition (August 21 to September 30, 2015)

 

 

Full Circle: First Nations Performance has produced and presented award-winning Aboriginal art and performances in Canada since 1995.