The Zone of Conventional Practice and other Real Stories is an exhibition and book of contemporary narrative photography created to recognize the activity of Canadian photo-related art in the 1980s.
Organized by Cheryl Simon for Optica in Montreal (a touring exhibition)
Both the book and the exhibition consists of visual work by fourteen artists from across the country: Raymonde April, Michel Campeau, Sorel Cohen, Blake Fitzpatrick, Eldon Garnet, Angela Grauerholz, Arni Haraldsson, Jamelie Hassan, Nicole Jolicoeur, Nina Levitt, Susan McEachern, Robert Moore, Sylvie Readman, and Cheryl Soukes.
The book, edited by Cheryl Simon, includes text by Serge Berard, Jean-Pierre Denis, Liza McCoy, and Peter Wollheim.
Lecture by Cheryl Simon, August 31, 7:15 pm. Lecture Supported by the Canada Council.
Exhibition supported by the District of West Vancouver.