Laiwan has exhibited her installation works, bookworks and videotapes nationally and internationally since 1983. She was the founder of Vancouver’s Or Gallery and has received numerous awards for her contribution to the visual arts. She has taught at the MFA Interdisciplinary Arts Program at Goddard College, Washington State, USA since 2001. Laiwan’s website can be found at www.laiwanette.net
Cate Rimmer, 1961, is a curator from Calgary, Alberta currently working at the Charles H. Scott Gallery where she has curated numerous group and solo exhibitions. She was the founding Director/Curator of Artspeak Gallery, Director of Truck Gallery and was a Curator in Residence at the Saidye Bronfman Centre in Montreal. Rimmer has published reviews, articles and catalogue texts. She received a diploma in Curatorial Studies from Emily Carr and graduated with a MLitt (with distinction) in Museum and Gallery Studies from the University of St Andrews, Scotland.
She who had scanned the flower of the world
May 2–May 22, 1987