UBC Fine Arts Gallery 
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In November the UBC Fine Arts Gallery will realize one of the most ambitious projects in its forty-two year history. Strange Ways, Here We Come, is an exhibition by two New York artists, Donald Moffett and Felix Gonzalez-Torres. Both artists make works that are engaged in a polemic about homophobia and the AIDS crisis. The exhibition opens on November 16 and continues to December 22, 1990. 

In conjunction with the exhibition, the gallery has organized a symposium with Donald Moffett, Douglas Crimp and Simon Watney titled: Representing AIDS: Art and Activism. Simon Watney, a critic based in London, England, is author of Policing Desire. Douglas Crimp, a New York critic, is the editor of a special issue of October magazine on the AIDS crisis. Donald Moffett, a New York artist, is a member of the agit-prop collective Gran Fury.

The symposium will be held in the White Theatre at Robson Square Media Centre, Saturday, November 17, at 3 pm. General admission is $5, $3 unemployed, SFU, ECCAD, UBC students free. Tickets at the door.

In collaboration with Western Front, the gallery is mounting two related exhibitions: AIDS Demographics and Looking at the Revolution: Photographs and Video. These exhibitions include street posters and photographs of activist demonstrations. The exhibitions open at the Front Gallery on November 9 and continue to December 9, 1990. 

These projects have received support from The Canada Council. 

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