Opening Reception Friday 7 August 7:00 PM
Exhibition continues to 14 August 2009
About the Artists
Jamie MacLellan has earned an honours degree in Contemporary Studies from the University of King’s College (2000) and a Bachelor of Fine Art degree from the Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design (2005). He makes paintings in Halifax and works for the Cultural Affairs Division of HRM as the public art coordinator.
MacLellan has shown at the YoYo Gallery (2005) and in group shows at the Elliott Louis Gallery (2005) and several alternative venues in Vancouver, notably an exhibition featuring a juried selection of ECIAD graduates entitled, Picture This (2005).
Daniel Hutchinson studied at McMaster University, Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design (BFA 2004), and NSCAD University (MFA 2008). He is currently producing work in Halifax and teaching in the Division of Fine Arts at NSCAD University.
Hutchinson’s work can be found in public and private collections, and has been shown nationally and internationally, including in group exhibitions at the Sydney College of Art, Australia; Galerie Push, Montréal (QC), the Mezzanine Gallery, Vancouver (BC), the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, the Khyber ICA and the Eyelevel Gallery (all Halifax, NS). Hutchinson recently received honourable mention for the 2009 Halifax Mayor’s Award for Contemporary Visual Art and he has also been short listed for the 2009 RBC Canadian Painting Competition opening at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal in October 2009.