Light box
Artist
Lee-Nova, Gary
Title
Light box
Technique
digital photograph
Date
2007
Dimensions
58.5cm height x 89.0cm width
Type
print
Accession Number
2017.17.8
Collection
Permanent Collection
Gift of the Artist
Gary Lee-Nova (b.1943, Toronto, ON) studied at the Vancouver School of Art and at Coventry College, England. Lee-Nova was an important figure in the West Coast Scene of the late 1960s and early 1970s and is known as a painter, sculptor and filmmaker. He was a co-founder of Image Bank (with Michael Morris and Vincent Trasov) and active in the Sound Gallery (circa 1965) and Intermedia 1967-1972. Lee-Nova continues to be active as an artist, working on single projects that often take years to execute. In 2018 he was named as an Instructor Emeritus at the Emily Carr University of Art and Design.