Author Archives: Kim

MATERIAL MEMORIES

A Special Gallery Exhibition Featuring Internationally Acclaimed Contemporary Artists, Kim Henigman Bruce & Naoko Morisawa March 2 – April 2, 2017 Opening First Thursday, March 2, 2017 6:00-8:30 pm MATERIAL MEMORIES explores personal and cultural memory, metaphor, and mission, through work created in simple, ancient materials – beeswax (Kim Henigman Bruce) and wood or paper […]

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Finding My Conviction (Canadian artist refuses to attend her show in USA)

In light of current political events in the USA that are deeply affecting the entire world, I have the following statement regarding my upcoming show in the USA. From my artist statement… My work is full of visual puns, double entendre, symbolism and satire. It references the dichotomy of my early life expectations to conform […]

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All my Ancestors were Immigrants.

All my ancestors were immigrants. In fact I would not exist if they had not immigrated. My grandmother would not have met my grandfather here in Canada if she stay in the Ukraine.  Simple as that. I have always been proud that my mom’s mom (featured in this portrait) came to Canada alone when she […]

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Transformation: An Exhibition of Altered Books

Exhibition: September 14 – November 27 Meet the Curators, Judy Daley and Supria Karmakar – September 18th, 2:30 p.m. When is a book not a book? When it’s been transformed into a one-of-a kind work of art! This fascinating artform dates to medieval times and artists of today are reinventing it to create thought-provoking works […]

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This is Not a Book – Chapter 2

San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art Focus Gallery 560 South First Street San Jose, CA Jun. 5 – Sep. 11, 2016 In collaboration with Seager Gray Gallery, the ICA will present This is Not a Book: Chapter 2 in the Focus Gallery. For the past decade, Seager Gray has taken the lead in presenting art […]

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How I Got Here

Exhibition Notes: How I Got Here January 5 – 28, 2016 Western GM Drumheller Gallery 80 Veterans Way Drumheller, AB Phone 403-823-1371 It was very exciting to be offered the Drumheller Library Gallery to exhibit book sculptures from my Disbound proposal. Working with books has found a home with me and to be able to exhibit […]

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