Life Stories

Life Stories

Life Stories lifestories.uvic.ca Life Stories lifestories.uvic.ca Life Stories Exhibition brings to light a provocative array of visual and material culture from the University of Victoria Art Collections that engages with life stages and related rituals. The...
Jennifer Baichwal

Jennifer Baichwal

The Orion Lecture Series in Fine Arts by Jennifer Baichwal | Canadian Filmmaker Discover the life story of the planet  Join Canadian filmmaker Jennifer Baichwal in conversation with local writer, filmmaker and TV producer Barbara Todd Hager for this lively Orion...
A glazed Stonepaste Bowl

A glazed Stonepaste Bowl

A glazed Stonepaste Bowl by Marcus Milwright | Talking about art http://gatewaytoart.uvic.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Talkingaboutart_stonepastebowl_01.m4a What is stonepaste, and why was this material so important in the development of glazed pottery across the...
A Painting from Hama

A Painting from Hama

A Painting from Hama by Marcus Milwright | Talking about art http://gatewaytoart.uvic.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Talkingaboutart_coffee_final-edit.m4a What unusual substance was used to make this painting? This talk considers a monochrome painting on paper made in...
A Block-Printed Fabric from Hama

A Block-Printed Fabric from Hama

A Block-Printed Fabric from Hama by Marcus Milwright | Talking about art http://gatewaytoart.uvic.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Talkingaboutart_Hamatextile-edit.m4a Why is a cotton sheet made in the Syrian city of Hama decorated with images of waterwheels? This talk...