Westward Ho : A Guided Tour

Ho Hing-Kay, Oscar. Westward Ho : A Guided Tour. Halifax, NS: Contemporary Arts Projects Society, 2000.

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Abstract (English)

Catalogue and twenty-one cards to accompany a group exhibition of contemporary art from Nova Scotia, initiated by the Contemporary Arts Projects Society (CAPS) and curated by Oscar Ho Hing-Kay (Exhibitions Director of the Hong Kong Art Centre). While describing the curatorial process for this series of seven two-person exhibitions, Hing-Kay compares the act of being a curator to that of being a superficial visitor (tourist). The cards contain brief interpretations of the artworks, photographic documentation, brief biographical notes on the artists and images of popular Nova Scotian icons (used to indicate the location of the artworks). 2 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Ho Hing-Kay, Oscar (Curator); Ho Hing-Kay, Oscar (Author); Garvey, Susan Gibson (Prefacer); Metcalfe, Robin (Prefacer)
Collation: 13 p. : 13 x 22 cm + 21 cards (14 ill. col. ; 13 x 22 cm) + 1 plastic envelope
ISBN: 968743315
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Halifax, NS: Contemporary Arts Projects Society
Artists: Napier, Monka; Paschakarnis, Vanessa; Chan, Lucie; Kennedy, Gary Neill; Boucher, Wayne; Ferguson, Gerald; Chisholm, Ada; Zingone, Robert; Dawn, Kim; Zimmerman, Carl; Butler, Geoff; Nesbitt, John; Doucette, Charles; Júlíusson, Svava Thórdis
Critics / Curators / Historians: Hing-Kay, Oscar Ho
Art Organizations: Contemporary Art Projects Society (Halifax)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 1 July - 2 Sept. 2000, Halifax.
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Date Deposited: 01 Jun 2001
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 17:14
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/13767
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