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Art History Lecture Series
January 15, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm$75
Explore the history of Canadian art with art historian, educator, and critic Jessa Alston-O’Connor. This series will cover a wide range of subjects including the Group of Seven, Asian Canadian art, First Nations, and contemporary Canadian art that is sure to leave you with a richer experience when visiting art galleries in Canada. This series will take place Monday afternoons from January 15th through February 19th, with the exception of February 12th (BC Family Day).
This series is now sold out. Thank you for your interest!
Jessa Alston-O’Connor is an art educator and independent arts writer and critic from Vancouver. She holds a Masters in Art History from Concordia University with a concentration in Asian Canadian Art, Identity and Food Culture in Contemporary Art. Over the past ten years she has taught Art History at the University of Saskatchewan, and worked in public art galleries and collective run art spaces across Canada, developping and delivering programs for meaningful connections between art and diverse publics. She is an educator in Public Programs at the Vancouver Art Gallery and instructor at Emily Carr University of Art and Design.