Various Properties; curated by CCST candidate Katie Spicer with Heather Bjorgan, Alice Edwards and Kiriko Watanabe

17 January – 9 March, 2003. Opening Reception: Thursday, 16 January, 8 – 10 pm

The Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery is pleased to announce that the inaugural exhibition of the Critical Curatorial Studies Masters program at the University of British Columbia opens January 17, 2003.

Graduating students Heather Bjorgan, Alice Edwards, Katie Spicer, and Kiriko Watanabe explore themes around social landscape, the human body and the politics and economy of housing and urban development. Selected from the Collection of the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, Various Properties includes drawings, collages, paintings, photographs, and documents of performances from the 1950s to 2002 by artists such as Roy Arden, Shary Boyle, Claude Breeze, Tom Burrows, Geneviève Cadieux, Carole Condé and Karl Beveridge, Kenneth Coutts-Smith, Christos Dikeakos, Chris Gergley, Rodney Graham, Jess, Roy Kiyooka, Louise Lawler, Mark Lewis, Marina Roy, Carolee Schneeman, and Rudolf Schwarzkogler.