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1979 Past Exhibitions

Words, Words, Words

Artists: Dana Atchley, Vera Frenkel, General Idea, William Hogarth, Ray Lauzzana, Robert Indiana, Ralf Kelman, Les Levine, Jean Morin, Michael Morris, Gary Lee Nova, William G. Roberts, Robert Smithson, Andy Warhol, Joyce Wieland  

Dates: January 4 to January 30, 1979
Curator: Darcy Edgar
Origin of Exhibition: Vancouver Art Gallery Extension Division

Three Painters

Artists: George Fertig, Maurice Spira, Bernie Wren

Dates: January 11 to February 4, 1979
Curator: Gordon Rice
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

Oil Paintings by Alec Cunningham

Artist: Alec Cunningham

Dates: February 1 to March 5, 1979
Curator: Gordon Rice
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

Amy Mukai: Works on Paper

Artist: Amy Mukai

Dates: February 7 to March 4, 1979
Curator: Rosa Ho
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

Sculpture of the Inuit

Artists: Pauloosie Adamie, John Akana, Aksak, Maktak Akumalik, Lucassie Ainalik, Levi Alashuak, Amanak, Isaac Amitok, Davidialuk Alasua Amittu, Anaksanerk, Anakalosak, Daniel Quma Angiju, Simeona Arnakretuar Angutingonerk, Adamie Annautak, Susan Aqatsiaq, Emily Aqqaq, Stephen Aqqaq, Johnassie Aragatina, George Arluk, Karoo Ashevak, Kiawak Ashoona, Koomwartok Ashoona, Peter Assivaaryuk, Mariano Aupillardjuk, Tuqani Charlie, Moses E., Noah Echalook, Joe Emikotiluk, Henry Evalardjuak, Ikeyon, Jeannie Tunu Ilisituk, Eli (Igjooguak) Inukpaluk, Agnes Nulluq Iqqugaqtuq, Rebecca Issuqangituq, Pauloosie Ittiraqtaataq, Johnassie Jack, Willie Judai, Davidie Kagvik, Agnes Kakaha, Armand Kannayuk, Pauloosie Karpik, Katnik, John Kavik, Ooloopie Killiktee, Abraham Kingmiaqtuq, Iyola Kingwatsiak, Mikigak Kingwatsiak, Josephie Kokseak, Kownak, Levi Kudluarlik, Manasie Maniapik, Towkie Maniapik, David Mannik, Tukiki Manomie, Johnassie Mannuk, Samie Mapimak, Johnny Meeko Sr., Samson Meeko, John Morgan, Makusi Pangutu Mukimmuk, Samuel Nahaulaituq, Sakiriasie Kinappa Nappatu, Isaac Naqtai,  Daniel Narlik, Henry Narpartuk, Dolorosa Nartok, Lucassie Nat, Celina Tuajuk Ningark, Annie Niviaxie, Lucussie Nowya, Nuyaliaq (Newquilliak), Oilower, Prime Okalik (Okaleek), James Okhetook Okittuq, Ootoojuk, Simeonie Opik, Peter Paneak, John Pangnark, Nuna Parr, Paulousie, Joe Poodlat, Pitsiulak, Qimirpik, Eli Sallualu Qinuajua, Simon Qitsualuk, Charlie Qittusuk, Miriam Marealik Qiyuk, Anirnik Ragee, Rebecca, Saggiak Saggiak, Samason Sala, Eli Saliualak, Sapinark, Jeannie Shauk, Isapik Smith, Levi Alasua Pirti Smith, Norman Snowball, Harry Talrituk, Lucy Tasseor, Jamasie Teevee, Itee Temela, Nalenik Temela, Mina Tooktoo, Paul Toolooktook, Adam Totalik, Samwillie Tualuk, Tayaraq Ovilu Tunnillie, Sandy Unon, T. Weetaltuk,  

Dates: March 8 to April 1, 1979
Curator: Rosa Ho
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery, drawn from the Lorne Balshine Collection, Lou Osipov Collection, and Dr Harry Winrob Collection

Eskimo Prints From Cape Dorset

Artists: Kenojuak Ashevak, Pitseolak Ashoona, Tumira Ashoona, Kiakshuk, Anna Kingwatsiak, Anirnik (Anergna) Oshuitoq, Parr, Kananginak Pootoogook, Ulaya Pingwartok, Mary Pitseolak, Pudlo Pudlat, Pauta Saila, Lissie Saggiak, Ashoona Soroseelutu, Jamasie Teevee, Ikayukta Tunnillie 

Dates: March 8 to April 1, 1979
Curator: Rosa Ho
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery, drawn from the Simon Fraser University Collection

Young Contemporaries

Artists: Barbara Astman, Pat Badani, Paul Beliveau, Pierre Blanchette, Richard Bonderenko, Lynda Chelak, Lynn Cone, Gwen Currey, Norm Dallin, Dave Devries, Janis Diner, Sydney Drum, Ann Forman, Tony Fouhse, Yvn Gallant, Rosalind Goss, Mark Grenville, Maureen Hunchak, Robert Iveson, Barrie Jones, Brian Jones, Michel Leclair, Suzelle Levasseur, Marcel Marois, Raili Mikkanen, Beverley Pugh, Phil Richards, Denis Rousseau, Steven Schofield, Karen Schoonover, Rosemary Sloot, Jeffrey Spalding, Loraine Stephanson, Barbara Seigler-Sungur, Michael Thompson, Stephen Turner, Anthony Van den Boomen, Garry Williams,

Dates: April 5 to April 29, 1979
Curator: Paddy O'Brien
Origin of Exhibition: London Regional Art Gallery

Hong Kong Childrens' Art Show

Artists: Youth from Hong Kong

Dates: April 6 to April 30, 1979
Curator: Chiu-leung Kwok
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery with Hong Kong Education Department - Art Section

Lorne Beug: Work from the Past 10 Years

Artist: Lorne Beug

Dates: May 3 to May 27, 1979
Curator: Gordon Rice
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

Surrey Childrens' Art Show

Artists: Sterling Arndt, Dhannon Bardock, Karen Barons, Merle Beck, Becky, David Bell, Rhonda Brown, Rick Carr, Stacy Clark, Kris Eggerston, Nila Green, Jackie Hagen, Terry Hardin, Willie Kozushko, Michael Lee, Trevor Lonstaff, Chris MacKensie, Christine MacKenzie, Teresa Martin, Richard Paulsen, Jeffry Rauch, Mike Smith, Janet Steil, Pippa Smith, Christine Wiebe, D. Z.

Dates: May 3 to 27, 1979
Curator: Teacher Selected
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey School District

Worlds in Clay

Artists: Persimmon Blackbridge, Gerald Formosa, Angela Horton, Barrie Jones, Jerry McBride, Valerie Pugh, Keith Jasper Rhys (Rice-Jones) 

Dates: May 31 to June 24, 1979
Curator: Rosa Ho
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

Dave Morgan: Photographs

Artist: Dave Morgan

Dates: May 31 to June 26, 1979
Curator: Artist Selected
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

John Henry Hinton: Photographs China: 1894-1918

Artists: John Henry Hinton, modern prints by Douglas Clark

Dates: June 20 to July 22, 1979
Curator: Douglas Clark
Origin of Exhibition: Edmonton Art Gallery

Dorothy Williams & Jessie Davidson: Paintings

Artists:  Jessie Davidson, Dorothy Williams

Dates: June 28 to July 25, 1979
Curator: Artist Selected
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

Surrey from the Air

Artist: W. Anderson

Dates: July 26 to September 2, 1979
Curator: Artist Selected
Origin of Exhibition: Engineering Division, Surrey Municipal Hall

Creative Flight

Artists: Jim Adams, Tib Beament, Derek Besant, Robert Bradford, Albert Cloutier, Alex Colville, Patrick Cowley-Brown, Greg Curnoe, Michael de Courcy, Paterson Ewen, Murray Favro, Sam Francis, Chris Gallagher, Paul Goranson, Ladislav Guderna, Alexandra Haeseker, Lawren P. Harris, F. E. Heney, Gershon Iskowitz, Franz Johnston, Arthur Lismer, Robin Mayor, C. R. W. Nevinson, John Noestheden, Dennis Oppenheim, Richard Prince, Pudlo Pudlat, Robert Rauschenberg, Al Razutis, Rick Ross, Carl Schaeffer, Alfred Stieglitz, J. A. Turbull, Frederick H. Varley, Joyce Weiland, Graham Wright, Alex Wyse

Dates: July 29 to September 2, 1979
Curator: Al McWilliams
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery and Langley Centennial Museum and National Exhibition Centre

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Dorothea Lange: Her Collection

Artist: Dorothea Lange

Dates: September 6 to October 7, 1979
Curator: Paul Taylor
Origin of Exhibition: Oakland Museum; organised and circulated by the Smithsonian Institute

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Tan Son Hia: Watercolours

Artist: Tan Son Hia

Dates: September 6 to 30, 1979
Curator: Artist Selected
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

On A Surrey Theme: Drawings and Ceramics by David Zawaduk

Artist: David Zawaduk

Dates: October 2 to October 30, 1979
Curator: Artist Selected
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

Surrey Collects

Artists: Peter Ahlooloo, Lorne Beug, Thomas Shorter Boys, John Callow (attr.), Henri Calmelot, Paul Cezanne, Louis Collison, David Cox Jr., Robert Davidson, Amos Dawson, Alexandra Dikeakos, W. Gladstone, Ike Hans, Walter Harris, John Hollins, Ivuxiuk, Simeonie Kowjakoolook, Bernard Leach, David Leach, Patrick McGuire, Chester McLean, Ken Mowatt, Mary Tukiliaq Padlayat (attr.), Amy Mukai, Parmigianino (attr.), Tim Pearson, Norman Price, Puclo Pudlat, Manu Kanarjuaq Qaunnaaluk, Glen Rabena, Bill Reid, Thomas Rowlandson, Ron Sebastian, Abani Sen, Ranjan Sen, Art Sterritt, George Kopak Tayarak, Roy Vickers, Peter Voulkos, Don Yoemens

Dates: October 11 to November 11, 1979
Curator: Rosa Ho
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

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Photography by Surrey Students

Artists: Various Surrey School Students

Dates: November 1 to November 27, 1979
Curators: Marlyn Coburn, Ida Hood
Origin of Exhibition; Surrey School District 

Segments I: Artwork and Mail Art by Ladislav Guderna

Artists: Ladislav Guderna

Dates: November 15 to December 16, 1979
Curator: Rosa Ho
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

Prints of the Impressionists

Artists: Adolphe Appian, Paul Albert Besnard, Eugène Blery, Pierre Bonard, Félix Bracquemond, Félix Buhot, Mary Cassatt, Paul Cézanne, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Charles Francois Daubigny, Marcellin Desboutin, Paul Gauguin, Norbert Goeneutte, Henri Guerard, Johan Barthold Jongkind, Alphonse Legros, Vicomte Ludovic-Napoleon Lepic, Maximilien Luce, Edouard Manet, Jean-François Millet, Berthe Morisot, Giuseppe de Nittis, Camille Pissarro, Jean-François Raffaelli, Odilon Redon, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Théodule Ribot, Théodore van Rysselberghe,Alfred Sysley, James McNeill Whistler, Anders Zorn

Dates: December 20, 1979 to January 20, 1980
Curator: Brian Stewart
Origin of Exhibition: National Gallery of Canada

Ethel Cooper: Paintings

Artist: Ethel Cooper

Dates: December 27, 1979 to January 15, 1980
Curator: Artist Selected
Origin of Exhibition: Surrey Art Gallery

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