Women’s Work

Portal, by Loree Ovens
Wednesday, June 25, 2008 - 4:00am to Saturday, July 19, 2008 - 4:00am

Women’s Work is an international washi exhibition on display until July 19, 2008 at the Rebecca Gallery. The show features work from Finland, South Africa, Iceland and Canada. Representing Canada are OCAD alumni Mary Jane Varro, Julia Prime and Loree Ovens as well as local artists Sigrid Blohm, Lynne Munro and Joyce Seagram.
This show was part of the first World Washi Summit organized by the Japanese Paper Place and the Japan Foundation. “Washi” is a term for handmade Japanese paper.

For more information about the summit visit http://www.worldwashisummit.com

Image: Loree Ovens, Portal, a detail of a copper etching on washi, 2008.

Venue & Address: 
Rebecca Gallery 317 Grace Street, Toronto, Ontario
Cost: 
Free