Outreach & Events

Non-Regular is an ongoing intervention and organizer/editor Terra Poirier is available to speak in your class, at your gallery or campus event. Themes include: labour, education, neoliberalism, book arts, independent publishing, graphic design, social practices, institutional critique, photography, gender, power, exclusion, (in)visibility & erasure, installation, storytelling, visual storytelling & journalism, image/text.

It may also be possible to arrange for non-regular instructors to speak.

Interested in including an excerpt of Non-Regular in your course pack? Contact me here.

Complete list of events and appearances

Guest speaker, Humanities 101, ECUAD
March 22 & 24, 2022

Panelist, Precarious Academic Labour & Motherhood, Art Mamas, Access Gallery
September 30, 2021

Guest speaker, Humanities 101, ECUAD
March 23 & 25, 2021

Interview, SOCS 300, ECUAD
November 27, 2020

Guest speaker, Humanities 101, ECUAD
March 3 & 5, 2020

Sessional Office exhibiting in the Emily Carr faculty show, The Work of the Work, ECUAD
Jan 30-Feb 14, 2020
Artist talk: Feb 11, 2020, ECUAD

Guest presenter, Grad Seminar in Research, ECUAD
July 18, 2019

Guest speaker, Social issues and policy analysis, SFU
April 1, 2019

Guest speaker, Humanities 101, ECUAD
March 21, 2019

Panelist, Practice, (open to the public)
February 28, 2019, 5-7pm
Rennie Hall, ECUAD, 520 East 1st Avenue, Vancouver BC

Space & Precarity: Artist talk with Pia Massie, Terra Poirier & guests
Feb 23, 2019, 2-4pm
Mónica Reyes Gallery, 602 E Hastings, Vancouver BC
More info here.

Terra Poirier’s Sessional Office in a dual exhibition with Pia Massie’s Mattering Map Redux
Feb 7-23, 2019
Mónica Reyes Gallery, 602 E Hastings, Vancouver BC
Wed-Fri 11am-2pm, Sat 12-4pm
More info here.

Guest speaker, Art + Text 305, ECUAD
February 7, 2019

Guest speaker, Professional Practices 411, ECUAD
January 23, 2019

Panelist, Labour in the Neoliberal University
TSSU’s 40th Anniversary Labour School
Saturday December 8, 1:45pm
SFU Harbour Centre, Vancouver

Guest speaker, Labour Research for Social Change (Prof. Kendra Strauss)
Tuesday November 20, 2:30-5:20
Simon Fraser University

Guest speaker, Camosun College
Tuesday November 6
11:30am-1pm, Interurban campus
2:30pm-4pm, Lansdown campus

Presentation at Canadian Association of University Teachers Fair Employment Week Lower Mainland Social
Friday October 26,

Presentation at Non-Regular Faculty Social at Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Thursday October 25, 4-7pm
Fir building, room #142, Surrey Campus (12666 – 72 Ave, Surrey, BC)

Non-Regular Launch event
Oct 23, 6pm
ECUAD Aboriginal Gathering Place
2nd floor, Emily Carr University of Art and Design
520 E 1 Ave., Vancouver BC

We will be an exhibitor at the 2018 Vancouver Art Book Fair at Emily Carr University
Oct 18 (preview night), Oct 19-21