For New Pictures at the MIA, Stan Douglas presents six large-scale photographs examining the historical past and present. Three of Douglas’s prints addressing moments of historic social change will be installed in the Perlman Gallery (368) for the “Then” section. While the “Now” section will present three recent photographs of accumulated objects juxtaposed with artworks in the MIA’s permanent collection.
McLeod’s Books, Vancouver, 2006
Courtesy of the artist and David Zwirner Gallery
New Pictures 7: Stan Douglas, Then and Now will be on view from October 11, 2012 – February 10, 2013. The Newman Lecture on Contemporary Photography will take place the night of the opening, October 11, 2012, 7-8 p.m., Pillsbury Auditorium.
Support for Newman Lecture is provided by the Arnold Newman Foundation. Generous support for New Pictures is provided by the W. Duncan and Nivin MacMillan Foundation