Category Archives: Updates

Back in Black

This last weekend we painted out the chroma-key green on our walls and floor. The gallery now echoes the mid-80s, when the Pitt moved to 36 Powell Street and the basement was made into a black gallery.
We’re keeping one wall … Continue reading

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April May June July How the Time Goes Flying By

We’re coming up to the end of Casey Wei’s Karaoke Music Video Maker Free Store residency and installation, and it has been intense! Four bands shooting videos using green screen, black walls, smoke machine, custom backdrops, a swimming pool, and … Continue reading

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Interview with Artist in Residence Casey Wei

Between shooting and production of music videos with flashing colourful lights and people singing/lip-syncing their hearts out, we sat down with UNIT/PITT’s artist in residence Casey Wei to talk about her inspirations, community involvement, and current art work: “Karaoke Music … Continue reading

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Insights on “It Was Something and Then It Became Something Else.”

Juan Cisneros Neumann’s exhibition isn’t just focused on the space within the gallery, but instead extends from the neighbourhood around him to all of North America. On the back wall is an illustration of the American and Canadian flags crossed … Continue reading

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Starting off 2017 with Juan Cisneros Neumann

Juan Cisneros Neumann: It Was Something and Then It Became Something Else
January 27 to March 11
“It Was Something and Then It Became Something Else” is the result of several cups of coffee and months of conversations between Juan Cisneros … Continue reading

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Everybody Needs Everyone’s Help Right Now

We need your help — please donate to UNIT/PITT now, and please consider supporting some of the many great organizations in our neighbourhood with an equivalent donation.
We’re making a last-minute request — if you have considered donating to the Pitt, … Continue reading

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Join the Action

Donate now to support UNIT/PITT. While you’re doing that, please also donate to the Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood House.
It has been an amazing year at the Pitt: we did almost twice as much programming — exhibitions, talks, screenings, performance than what … Continue reading

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Last week of Corbin Union: Inversus Mundi

Thanks to everyone who has come by so far to see Corbin Union: Inversus Mundi. In case you haven’t seen it yet, the exhibition runs until Saturday, December 17th. After that, we will be closed until mid-January.

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Self-Indulgence at this Time is Helping the Enemy

… but we’re going to ask you to indulge us briefly to read this message.
This is a plea for your support. You’re going to get a lot of these in the next month or so, from a lot of different … Continue reading

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Musik Klub 5: Culture War! Edition

Thank you to all of you who joined us for the riveting premiere of Musik Klub’s second season, beginning with the Culture War! Edition. Stay tuned for upcoming screenings featuring a number of themes attempting to make some sense of current … Continue reading

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