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Gordon Brent Brochu-Ingram: media

Mount Maxwell, Salt Spring Island, August 1991
media
· interventions, spanning public art, urban design and landscape architecture, environmental analysis and performative events in public space
· configurations of photographic imagery, drawings, and text in both books and other publications and in larger forms in exhibition spaces and installations
· videos made from discarded cell / mobiles [...]

Nearly lost: Four bus-shelter posters re-introducing Vancouver’s Salish fruit trees

client / host
City of Vancouver Public Art Program
initial posters in the ongoing ‘Nearly Lost’ project: 4 different posters installed in 20 bus shelters with the poster dimension 47.25 inches x 68.25 inches.

installation
October 10 to November 7, 2016 (with locations attached)

authorship
castle grünenfelder ingram (Julian Castle, Alex Grünenfelder, and Gordon Brent Brochu-Ingram with this project involving conceptualization [...]

Gordon Brent Brochu-Ingram: reviews & discussions of visual work & designs

Misfat Al A’briyeen, Hajar Mountains, Oman, 3 January 2004, photograph by Gordon Brent Brochu-Ingram

1981. Exiled artists expose queer culture. Coming Up! (San Francisco) (June 1981): backpage, 7. PDF copy available: 1981-exiled-artists-expose-queer-culture-coming-up-san-francisco-june-1981-backpage-p-7
Andrew Palmer. 1991. Staging the self - Photography / Andrew Palmer on the civilised delights of Cindy Sherman and the desperate lives of the Tuareg. [...]

Gordon Brent Brochu-Ingram: book, media & design reviews

Near Campo dei Fiori, Rome, June 1994, photograph by Gordon Brent Ingram

1. Ingram, G. B. 1999. What’s public, what’s private: Book explore how lines between public and private sex spaces are constantly shifting. Review of Public Sex Gay Space (1999. William L. Leap (editor). New York: Columbia University Press) Xtra West 147 (April 1, [...]

Saik’uz: Tracing Stoney Creek

a traditional shed for food storage on the property of the family of Mary John

Geoffrey Thomas, Rita Thomas & Susie Antoine at Stoney Creek, Saik’uz First Nation 20 July, 2011

Anita’s kitchen window, Stoney Creek, Saik’uz, July 2011

Stoney Creek, near Vanderhoof, British Columbia, is a historic site of modern aboriginal resistance in Canada with the struggles [...]

roof: Produce Produce: Examining Urban Sustainability: Arnica Artist-Run Centre, Kamloops, British Columbia

a work in the exhibition entitled,
Produce/Produce: Examining urban sustainability,
Arnica Artist-Run Centre, Kamloops, British Columbia

September 17th to October 23rd, 2010
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from ‘roof’: Julian in the verbena, Railtown Studios green roof, Vancouver


from ‘roof’: Lemon sorrel, rose & Julian


Mount Maxwell, Salt Spring Island

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The west face of Mount Maxwell is dry and cliffy rising out of the narrows that separate this ridge from Vancouver Island. A cultural landscape stewarded by millennia by Cowichan communities, the oak woodlands and remaining savannah along with the forests of old-growth Douglas fir have been sculpted by a jumble of human forces from [...]

e&n

A PDF copy of this essay is available: gordon-brent-ingram-2009-en-essay-small
The Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway, commonly referred to as “The E & N,” cuts across the narrow coastal plain of south-eastern Vancouver Island. Largely built in the last decades of the Nineteenth Century, there are also branches going  west and north that have been rarely used for [...]