Friday, August 2, 2013

Talking Heads, A Contemporary Look at Headdresses - images from the exhibition opening

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SDA BC website - click here

Talking Heads, A Contemporary Look at Headdresses
July 26 – September 7, 2013 at Cityscape Community Art Space, 335 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver, BC. Gallery hours: Mon-Sat 12-5.

The Opening Reception was held on Thursday, July 25 from 7-9 pm and there was a great turnout. Guy Heywood, the Acting Mayor, City of North Vancouver, was in attendance to officially open the show, and a few words were added by Jennifer Love and Ros Aylmer, about the SDA and the inspiration for the show.

Follow this link to view a few other images of the opening reception photos:
Congratulations to Ellen Hamilton for her “Warrior Goddess”  as she was the recipient of the Surface Design Association Award of Excellence.

Tristan Pearson
Some photos of the exhibition pieces and the opening reception follow (apologies - I didn't manage to get pictures of all the headdresses, but will post more pics soon):  

Angelika Werth
Kathy Ainscough
Anne Marie Andrishak
Linda Coe - winner of Curator's Honourable Mention
Brigitte Rice
Connie Chapman

Elif Akcali (from Florida)

Julie Pongrac

Crowd scene at opening reception
Participating Artists:
Kathleen Ainscough
Elif Akcal
Anne Marie Andrishak
Constance Chapman
Linda Coe
Jessica De Haas
Ellen Hamilton
Anni Hunt
Tristan Pearson
Julie Pongrac
Brigitte Rice
Cynthia Serfes
Shawna Warmington
Angelika Werth