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Vernissage for David Kaarsemaker. Pictures (5 - 7:30 pm)

Monday, 18 August 2014, 5:00 p.m.

Please join us to celebrate the opening of David Kaarsemaker’s exhibition, which marks his graduation from the University of Ottawa’s MFA program. Our special guest speaker for the evening is Glen Bloom.
Discount parking passes will be available for sale starting at 4:45 p.m. See “visiting” on CUAG’s web site for details.

David Kaarsemaker Artist Talk

Monday, 25 August 2014, 7:00 p.m.

Join the artist for a tour of David Kaarsemaker. Pictures.  The exhibition is Kaarsemaker’s University of Ottawa MFA thesis exhibition.

Discount parking passes will be available for sale starting at 6:30 p.m. See “visiting” on CUAG’s web site for details.

David Kaarsemaker was born in Chicago and grew up in British Columbia and Burkina Faso. He received a BFA from Concordia University and is currently an MFA candidate at the University of Ottawa. Kaarsemaker has received the Curtlands Foundation Prize (2013), several Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council Project Grants (2009-2011) and completed an artist residency at Gros Morne National Park (2012).  His work is included in the Newfoundland Provincial Art Bank Collection, The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery, the City of St. John’s Art Collection and the City of Ottawa Art Collection. He is represented by Christina Parker Gallery in St. John’s and Galerie St-Laurent+Hill in Ottawa.