Game Show + Deep Play
October 2 – December 19
Surrey Art Gallery
Surrey, British Columbia
Game Show explores the relationships between contemporary culture and play, games and visual art, with works by artists Stephen Andrews, Myfanwy Ashmore, Matilda Aslizadeh, Jim Breukelman, Christos Dikeakos, Brian Howell, Keith Langergräber, Evan Lee, Alison MacTaggart, Corin Sworn, Colette Urban and Paul Wong.
Also opening Oct. 2 is Harun Farocki’s Deep Play, a 12-channel video installation that documents the 2006 World Cup soccer final game in his native Berlin with recorded TV footage, Farocki’s own video recordings, surveillance video, schematic diagrams and animation.