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TRAFFIC | Conceptual Art in Canada 1965-1980


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N.E. Thing Co.

Iain Baxter: Born in Middlesbrough, England, 1936. Lives and works in Windsor, Ontario.
Ingrid Baxter: Born in Spokane, Washington, USA. Lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.

N.E. Thing Co. Profile
Iain Baxter Profile


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Paint into Earth, S.F.U., Vancouver, B.C., 1966, 1966
silver gelatin print, chromogenic print, lithograph; 152 x 101 cm
Collection of Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery Acquisition Fund

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You Are Now in the Middle of an N.E. Thing Co. Landscape, 1968-69
offset lithograph on card stock (postcard)
Collection of Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery Acquisition Fund

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ACT #13 Fallen Logs, 30 Miles East of Hope, B.C., 1968
silver gelatin print, ink, company seal; 68.9 x 98.7 cm
Collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery Acquisition Fund with the financial assistance of the Canada Council of the Arts Acquisition Assistance Program

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ACT #60 Grain Freighter Sigsilver, Maiden Voyage, 1968
silver gelatin print, ink, company seal; 70 x 101.4 cm
Collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery Acquisition Fund with the financial assistance of the Canada Council of the Arts Acquisition Assistance Program

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Nothing Project, 1969
[for Place and Process Exhibition, Edmonton, 1969]
statement on N.E. Thing Co. letterhead
Collection of Bill Kirby, Winnipeg

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Sixteen Compass Points within the Arctic Circle, 1969
6 silver prints, paper, foil seal, ink, labels, offset lithography on paper; 44 x 44 cm each
Collection of the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, University of British Columbia. Gift of Iain Baxter & and Ingrid Baxter, 1995

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Circular Walk inside Arctic Circle, Around Inuvik, N.W.T., 1969
silver prints, ink, paper, foil seal, offset lithograph on paper; 44 x 44 cm
Collection of the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, University of British Columbia. Gift of Iain Baxter & and Ingrid Baxter, 1995

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Lucy Lippard Walking Towards True North, 1969
silver gelatin print, ink, paper, foil seal, offset lithograph, paint on paper; 37.1 x 45.8 cm
Collection of the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, University of British Columbia. Gift of Iain Baxter & and Ingrid Baxter, 1995

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Territorial Claim - Urination, 1969
c-prints, ink, labels, offset lithography, paper and foil seal on paper; 44 x 44 cm
Collection of the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, University of British Columbia. Gift of Iain Baxter & and Ingrid Baxter, 1995

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Telex: Trans-VSI Number 14: A Word is Worth 1/1000th of a Picture, 1969
ink on paper; 18.3 x 21.2 cm
Collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery Acquisition Fund

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Telex: Trans-VSI: Send a Lie, Receive the Truth (Two Dots), 1970
ink on paper; 27.8 x 21.5 cm
Collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery Acquisition Fund

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Telex: Don't look at this until you are ready for anything, 1970
ink on paper; 32.7 x 21.4 cm
Collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery Acquisition Fund

Trans VSI Connection NSCAD-NETCO: Sept. 15 - Oct. 9, 1969, 1970
Book
Gallery Archives, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD University

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P+L+P+L+P= VSI Formula No. 10, 1970
Lithograph on Rives BFK paper 61 x 48.3 cm; framed 74 x 89 cm
NSCAD Lithography Workshop, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD University Collection

North American Time Zone Photo - V.S.I. Simultaneity October 18, 1970, 1971
28 x 21.7 cm sheet of photo paper with text reading NSCAD HFX - NE THING VCR "Two Minutes of Paper from This Line." (Facsimile)
Gallery Archives, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD University

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North American Time Zone Photo - V.S.I. Simultaneity October 18, 1970, July 12-30, 1971
Exhibition card/mailer
Gallery Archives, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD University

North American Time Zone Photo - V.S.I. Simultaneity October 18, 1970, July 12-30, 1971
One-page description of project by CTG (Facsimile)
Gallery Archives, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD University

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N.E. Thing Co. Hockey Team Photograph, 1972
Chromogenic print; 8.9 x 12.6 cm
Collection of Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery Acquisition Fund

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Art is All Over (button), 1972
metal pin; 5.5 cm in diameter
Collection of Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery Acquisition Fund

Eye Scream Restaurant/Gallery

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    Eye Scream Restaurant/Gallery opening invitation, 1977
    lithograph on paper; 19.4 x 13.6 cm
    Eye Scream Restaurant/Business Card, 1977
    lithograph on card stock

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    Eye Scream Restaurant/Gallery letterhead, 1977
    lithograph on paper ; 28.1 x 21.7 cm
    Eye Scream Restaurant/Gallery cheques, 1977
    Cheque; 21.6 x 10.8 cm
    Eye Scream Restaurant/Gallery matchbox, 1977
    matchbox; paper , photograph, lithograph, wood ; 1.7 x 5.5 X 2 cm

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    Eye Scream Restaurant/Gallery Dishes, 1977
    Commercial grade china

Collection of Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery Acquisition Fund



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