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Susan Collett : Florid

Thu, 22 Oct 2015 — Sat, 5 Dec 2015

Opening : Thursday, October 22, 5-7 pm

Toronto-based artist Susan Collett is internationally recognized for her innovative paper clay sculptures which push the boundary between strength and fragility to a state just shy of collapse. Her exhibition Florid will feature new sculptures from her Aggregate series alongside blind-embossed monoprints from her Collected suite.

“Where my previous [sculptural] series explored a body scale relationship based on the vessel… this new work challenges my own approach and perceptions and moves away from the vessel, exploring disorder in a complex stacking of abstract passageways.”

“The monoprints from the Collected suite explore a sculptural approach to printmaking, collapsing previously drawn imagery into the essence of form: light against shadow, a texture erupting from the compressed paper plane.”

Earlier Event: September 8
Colin Smith : 76 Boler
Later Event: December 10
Introducing : Zane Wilcox