“Whisper Folding Kayak.” Design: Doug Simpson. Manufacturer: Feathercraft.
Evolution and Innovation in Canadian Design for Sports and Recreation Equipment
November 23-January 9, 2011*
Opening Tuesday, November 23 6:30pm, remarks 7pm
Features 14 exceptional Canadian designed and manufactured products from the fields of sports and recreation equipment. These innovative objects have contributed to the advancement of design and manufacturing quality in their given fields and perform at an extraordinary level whether for extreme sports and conditions, for rigorous outdoor activity, or for recreational use. Canadian designers have excelled at producing innovative products in this area.
High Performance was curated by Greg Bellerby and was originally exhibited at the Charles H. Scott gallery as part of the Vancouver 2010 Cultural Olympiad.
High Performance Designs include:
+ Maurice Vincent
||G3 Genuine Guide Gear
|Wisper Folding Kayak
|BIXI Public Bike System
||BIXI Public Bike System
+ Dr. William Craig
|Islander Fishing Reels||Joseph Foster
||J.S. Foster Corporation
||Arc’teryx in-house design
||Phil White + Gerard Vroomen
|The Amphib + Heli-Pro
||Andrew Bryden||Boblbee + DaKine|
||Same Holman||The Original Maple Bat Corp|
Admission is free, everyone is welcome.
*gallery hours may vary during the December holiday season. Please contact the gallery at 519.621.0460
CAMBRIDGE GALLERIES - DESIGN AT RIVERSIDE
7 Melville Street South, Cambridge, ON N1S 2H4
Tuesday to Thursday: 12 – 8 pm,
Friday: 12-5 pm, Saturday: 10 am-5 pm, Sunday: 1:30 – 4:30 pm
Esther E. Shipman
Curator, Architecture & Design