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dreams comma delta

a room for dreams minus bed on traditional Musqueam and Tsawwassen land


Extravagant Bind
Charlotte Zhang, Riley Cotter, Hamish Hardie
November 27, 2022 - January 14, 2023
Opening reception: November 27, 2022, 2-5pm


Image: excerpt from digital mock-up of 
Joyride IV (The meantime is a nauseous thing), 2022
by Charlotte Zhang 




Filled Pauses
Jenn Pearson, Sauha Lee, Vivienne Bessette
August 28 - September 30, 2022


Installation view

Untitled, 2022, Apples, Jenn Pearson

Installation view


Plantain seive 1 and Raspberry sieve 2, 2022, Plantain stalks, raspberry stems, to do lists, Sauha Lee

Gleaner’s Outfit, 2021-22, Chinese jacket gifted from another mother, vintage fabric from a basement; Free-Shelf Divination Cards, 2022, Photos of free shelf items since 2019 (inside jacket pocket), Sauha Lee

Free-Shelf Divination Cards, 2022, Photos of free shelf items since 2019, Sauha Lee


soup from the bones, 2022, Moss, homemade trap for plants, face shield for young people,  reversed social sculpture, obscure cult literature, Vivienne Bessette

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blondie, 2022, Compost in revision, stolen restaurant alley butt can, my seed collection since 2015, break-time, wig, phone number for TRAC, roach paste, two legs on too legs, two legs on one leg, cloven hoofs, foundation ledge, last half of moms wedding earrings, complaints, dick tattoo (marker on milk thistle leaf), Vivienne Bessette

blondie (detail)

blondie (detail)

blondie (detail)


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Fifth Chimes a Charm, 2021-22, Three pronged dandelion, bubble wand, plastic handle, rusty washer, bamboo, lampshade decor, bent metal, ribbon, iris root, lichen, broken plastic, string, paper pulp, fake leaf, flattened pine cone, netting, bottle cap, nut, magnolia seed heads, perler beads, moss, fishing lure, plastic netting, plastic fish vessel, wire, rope, daffodil, a gifted plastic flower, orange string, dried fig, Jenn Pearson and Sauha Lee

Fifth Chimes a Charm (detail)


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Fruitfull Follies, 2022, 15 (or so) green paper pulp fruit baskets of various sizes, a touch of glue, salad server, fruit, Jenn Pearson

blondie (detail)


blondie (detail)


blondie (detail)

blondie (detail)

blondie (detail)

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Samples of Place, Leftover Delicacies, 2022 Spools, oven element cover, old paper pulp paintings various unknown ingredients, smoke bush, rose, delphinium, alley campanula, zinnia, calendula, rhodo, pine sap, ginger, wrapping paper, banana leaf, cypress, cones, artichoke, peony, tax papers, natural disasters textbook, article about light therapy, Sauha Lee

Samples of Place, Leftover Delicacies (detail)


A Gleaners Pocket, 2022, Slated to be destroyed old rose bush branch, stick, rope, paper rope, rain cape, wool mesh shirt, fruit net bags, plastic bags, mugwort, dried grasses, stolen drawing, planty bits, alley finds, mysterious little things from J’s pocket, Jenn Pearson


A Gleaners Pocket (detail)

A Gleaners Pocket (detail)


Opening reception of Filled Pauses

Untitled, 2022, Materials variable (site specific works in dreams’ surrounding neighbourhood), Vivienne Bessette

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Untitled, 2022, Materials variable (site specific works in dreams’ surrounding neighbourhood), Vivienne Bessette

Untitled, 2022, Materials variable (site specific works in dreams’ surrounding neighbourhood), Vivienne Bessette


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Untitled, 2022, Materials variable (site specific works in dreams’ surrounding neighbourhood), Vivienne Bessette


Untitled, 2022, Materials variable (site specific works in dreams’ surrounding neighbourhood), Vivienne Bessette

Untitled, 2022, Materials variable (site specific works in dreams’ surrounding neighbourhood), Vivienne Bessette


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BABY LOVE
Mika Agari, Qian Cheng, WORKS
February 15 - March 31, 2022



Installation view

Installation view

Bonus Storage, 2022, Small pet bedding, NoFurriesDelight treats: pumpkin oat, pumpkin herb, mixed berry bites, banana cilantro bites, beet oat Hearts, beet banana dots (front); Snhack, 2022, Small pet bedding, dried rose (back); Qian Cheng

Night Angel, 2022 Small pet bedding, NoFurriesDelights treats: organic strawberries, organic blueberries, organic homemade oat flour, Qian Cheng

Cloudrunner, 2022, Small pet paper bedding, rattan balls, rosebuds, beads, Qian Cheng

Agouti Kisses, 2022, Small pet bedding, play pom, rattan ball, Taro’s fur clippings, organic flax spray, organic millet spray, organic wheat, Qian Cheng


May all your dreams be of Alfalfa, 2022, Small pet bedding, aspen shavings, NoFurriesDelight treats: pumpkin oat, pumpkin herb, mixed berry bites, banana cilantro bites, beet oat hearts, beet banana dots (detail), Qian Cheng

a pillow for the pussy willows, 2021, Crochet bears, buttons, pussy willow seed pods, Mika Agari


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hanging column with bells, 2021, Sheet metal, crystal poodle, mohair glove, glass frog bead, synthetic flower, bouncy ball, rubber bands, seed beads, bells, assorted fibers, Mika Agari

hanging column with bells (detail)

hanging column with bells (detail)


A piece of <OOH_IMAGE>, 2022, Inkjet prints (back wall), WORKS


dust, 2021, Salt, cured egg yolks, hair, beads, bouncy balls, gum balls, matching ring, ceramic tray,  rubber bands, debris, etc. Mika Agari

dust (detail)

apple of my dreams, 2021, Black and white photograph with pin pricks, Mika Agari

apple of my dreams (detail)

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Installation view




Installation view; Works, 2021, Burnt wood, soot, chalk, nails, linseed oil, tuck tape, Kiyoshi Whitley

En Pointe, 2021, Oil on canvas, Mitch Kenworthy

Drift, 2021, Oil on canvas, Mitch Kenworthy

Pivot, 2021, Oil on canvas, Mitch Kenworthy

Arch, 2020, Oil on canvas, Mitch Kenworthy

Recline, 2021, Oil on canvas, Mitch Kenworthy (left); Days, 2021, Burnt wood, soot, chalk, nails, tuck tape, Kiyoshi Whitley (right)

Days, 2021, Burnt wood, soot, chalk, nails, tuck tape, Kiyoshi Whitley; Step, 2021, Oil on canvas, Mitch Kenworthy

Step, 2021, Oil on canvas, Mitch Kenworthy

Works (detail), Kiyoshi Whitley

Installation view

Installation view