Jul 14, 2012
Presentation House Gallery seeks submissions to the online photographic project:
The End of the World by Kevin Schmidt
The End of the World is a website that hosts photographs of homemade sign that warn of impending doom. This online photographic archive will grow, indefinitely, over time.
Submissions are cordially invited. If you have an image you may upload it at http://the-end-of-the-world.org/submit
Kevin Schmidt (b. 1972) is a Vancouver based artist who works across diverse media, but primarily in photography and video. Since graduating from Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design in 1997, Schmidt has received considerable national and international recognition. Recent solo exhibitions include Epic Journey at the MusÃ©e d'art contemporain de MontrÃ©al, MontrÃ©al (2011); A Sign in the Northwest Passage at The Power Plant, Toronto (2011); Wild Signals at Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin (2009). He has participated in a number of significant group exhibitions including Untrue North, Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse (2012); unfinished business, Waterside Project Space, London UK (2010); and Sentimental Journey, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver (2009). Schmidt is represented by Catriona Jeffries Gallery, Vancouver.
This project was launched parallel to the exhibition Phantasmagoria
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