May 18th, 2015
Pop Up Gallery summer event
5670 Spring Garden Rd., Halifax, NS, Credit Union Atlantic
Saturday, June 6th, 2015, 1pm to 4pm
ALL ARTWORKS AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE ONLINE UNTIL JUNE 20TH, 2015.
Credit Union Atlantic is hosting a Small Business Saturday series on one Saturday per month from May-July. For each event, they will welcome 2-3 local business members and/or Community Partners to set up a temporary pop-up shop outside of their Spring Garden Road branch.
IOTA: Gallery is a pop up shop celebrating fourteen contemporary artists and two Halifax commercial art gallery on Saturday, June 6th, as one of the Credit Union pop-up events. The represented contemporary artists work in various disciplines such as printmaking, performance, painting, text-based, jewelry, and sculpture.
Artworks for each artist will also be available for viewing and pre-purchase leading up to the June 6th event. All works are priced and valued at $300 or below. To see a gallery of artworks for sale and micro-interview with artists released every few days leading up to the pop up event, visit the IOTA: Gallery blog:
IOTA: Gallery Artists: Bruce Barber, Jordan Bennett, Mark Bovey, Sandra Brownlee, Lucie Chan, Amanda Dawn Christie, Cliff Eyland, Craig Leonard, Yorodeo, D’Arcy Wilson, and Kate Ward.
IOTA: featured galleries:
HERMES: presenting artist Barbara Lounder
Studio 21: presenting artists Carly Butler and Jason Holley
IOTA investigates the alternative presentation and production platforms, supporting writing, curatorial research, and cross-disciplinary artworks spanning new media, visual, interactive and performance art. It is an invigorator of unconventional artistic and social practices, and a producer of forward thinking critical discourse. IOTA: Gallery is part of their micro-event series.