TARA NICHOLSON

Tara Nicholson
Canadian Artist based in Victoria, BC

Glacier Studies, Arctic Station, Greenland, 2015, is part of a new series in progress surrounding research of climate research in the Far North. This work incorporates large-scale photography, video and installation to document, question and visualize the reality and processes surrounding scientific work currently taking place within the Arctic Circle. This work has supported by the British Columbia Art Council and by the University of Copenhagen's Arctic Station in Western Greenland. In February 2017 the series will continue with work produced in Inuvik, NWT.

This work was presented as part of Numinous Islands at the Modern Fuel Artist-run Centre in Kingston, Ontario and will be featured in an upcoming solo show at the Burnaby Art Gallery, BC in June 2017. More images from the series are presenting in the Arctic Claims gallery.