About the Exhibition
Douglas Coupland: everywhere is anywhere is anything is everything is the first major survey exhibition of the artist’s work and will be presented at the Vancouver Art Gallery from May 31 – September 1, 2014. Douglas Coupland is an artist based in Vancouver whose remarkably prolific production across a diverse range of media over the past 12 years addresses the singularity of Canadian culture, the power of language, as well as the ever-pervasive presence of technology in everyday life. The title of the exhibition, everywhere is anywhere is anything is everything, refers both to Coupland’s deep engagement with place and cultural identity and, simultaneously, his recognition of a growing ubiquity as access to information, images and technology becomes more readily available to the masses.
By Emmy Lee, Assistant Curator | May 7, 2014
Douglas Coupland: everywhere is anywhere is anything is everything opens to the public on Saturday May 31st, but on Friday May 30th you can get a sneak preview of the exhibition by attending the Everyone is Someone party, with special events conceived by Doug! $85 for non-members and $45 for members–details are in the invite below:
By Emmy Lee, Assistant Curator | April 22, 2014
Coinciding with the opening of Douglas Coupland: everywhere is anywhere is anything is everything will be the release of Doug’s Artist Edition, titled Lego as Self Portrait, which was created specifically for the Vancouver Art Gallery. Using Lego, one of his favourite art supplies, Coupland has created large-scale artworks such as Towers and 345 Modern House both of which will be on view for the first time in his solo exhibition. In Lego as … (Read More →)