Opening Feb 8 a Handful of Dust offers a rare opportunity to view a remarkable diversity of photographs from the last 100 years, focusing on the theme of dust, unified in a visual journey through the unlikeliest imagery. Curated by David Campany.
Opening Reception: Feb 8, 8pm. Curator Lecture: Feb 9, 7pm.
The Polygon Gallery has a mandate to exhibit and disseminate photography and media art, emphasizing contemporary Canadian work within a context of historical and international art. In addition to the exhibition program, the Gallery organizes national and international tours of exhibitions, produces publications and offers public events and art education programs. The Gallery endeavours to offer the community diverse experiences which will enrich viewers with new considerations about the world which they live.
Looking at Persepolis: The Camera in Iran, 1850-1930