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  1. Michael de Courcy, Intermedia protest bus, 1969
Item Details

Title: Intermedia protest bus

Pictured: Werner Aellen

Pictured: Gary Lee-Nova

Artist: Michael de Courcy

Date: November 30, 1969

Format: Photograph [fibre based gelatin silver print]

Location: The Michael de Courcy Archive

Size: 12.70 × 10.20 cm

More Information: An Intermedia sponsored protest in the form of a bus trip around the city, distributing information about a freeway development that would accompany the newly proposed Georgia Viaduct, which would adversely effect many neighborhoods in Vancouver. The freeway plan was successfully halted in 1970 due to public outcry. The bus stop departed from the White Spot parking lot on Burrard Street. L-R: Werner Aellen, Gary Lee-Nova Collection of the artist.

Further Research: The Intermedia Catalogue
  1. 09. Paul Spong Performance
    Michael de Courcy and Paul Spong (Photograph)
  2. 10. After Hours at Intermedia
    Michael de Courcy and Dennis Vance (Photograph)
  3. 11. Canada Council grant images
    Michael de Courcy (Photograph)
  4. 12. Prisma at the Vancouver Art Gallery
    Michael de Courcy, Gary Lee-Nova, and Michael Morris (Photograph)
  5. 13. The Al Neil Trio rehearsing at Intermedia
    Michael de Courcy, Al Neil, and Gregg Simpson (Photograph)
  6. 14. Mushroom Festival
    Michael de Courcy (Photograph)
  7. 15. Mick Henry opening
    Michael de Courcy (Photograph)