Time-Lapse: Posthumous Conversations — A Geoff McMurchy Retrospective

OCTOBER 29th – DECEMBER 1st

Opening Reception | Thu Oct 29th | 5 pm – 8 pm

A memorial exhibition of visual art by Geoff McMurchy, a storm force fag who blew open disability art in Canada and whose legacy includes a generation of disabled artists who thrived under his mentorship. Curated by Yuri Arajs, SD Holman and Persimmon Blackbridge in partnership with Kickstart and All Souls at Mountainview Cemetery.

Time-Lapse events:

Opening Reception
Thu Oct 29th | 5 pm – 8 pm

Curator Brunch Online Talk
Sat Nov 7th | 12 pm – 1 pm

Curator Tours
Thu Nov 12th | 4 pm – 8 pm & Sat Nov 21st | 1 pm – 5 pm

Closing Reception
A Day Without Art | Tue Dec 1st | 12 pm – 6 pm

Timed-entry appointments to visit the exhibition can be made in advance through Square. Drop-ins are welcome, but please give us a call at 604-200-6661 when you arrive at the gallery to ensure we can accommodate your visit. 

Tickets for Time-Lapse special events (Opening & Closing Receptions, Curator Online Talk and Guided Curator Tours) must be reserved through Eventbrite

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SUM gallery is Canada’s only queer mandated visual art gallery and one of only a few worldwide. SUM produces, presents and exhibits with a curatorial vision favouring challenging, thought-provoking multidisciplinary work that pushes boundaries and initiates dialogue. SUM brings diverse communities together to support artistic risk-taking, incite creative collaboration and experimentation and celebrate the rich heritage of queer artists and art.