221A @ documenta 14: Under the Mango Tree—Sites of Learning

July 18 – 19, 2017

Gernot Minke, left, Earth-Sound-Space: Adobe Dome (1992), adobe bricks and sound installation, right, Earth-Sound-Space: Adobe Tower (2017), adobe bricks and sound installation. View of the Kunsthochschule campus, Kassel, as part of the documenta 14 Public Exhibition. Photo: Jesse McKee

221A is pleased to announce its participation in documenta 14’s aneducation program at Under the Mango Tree—Sites of Learning. Vincent Tao, 221A’s librarian, travels to Kassel to present and workshop the organization’s forthcoming educational programming. In 2016, Tao initiated a collective research residency at 221A titled Notes on Political Ecologies (N.O.P.E.). The conclusions of the residency will be published this Autumn in Art Worker’s Introductory Guide to Post-Olympics Chinatown and Downtown Eastside.

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221 Georgia Street East is closed over the summer for extensive renovations. Please join us for SWARM Festival of Artist Run Culture on the evening of September 8, 2017 for our reopening.




Notice of AGM & Soft Launch of Pollyanna Library

July 11, 2017

Walter Scott with astrologer Kelly Benson, reading Wendy’s Natal Birth chart for the launch of Scott’s graphic novel Wendy’s Revenge as part of the Vancouver Special: Ambivalent Pleasures, Library & Public Program. February 25, 2017

We invite you to attend the upcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM) for 221A Artist Run Centre Society. The AGM will be held on Tuesday, July 25 at 8:00pm at 100-221 E Georgia St in Vancouver. Member registration and renewals will take place from 7:30–7:55pm.

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