Other Worlds on display at Lieutenant Governor’s suite

 

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 4:00am

An exhibition of works by OCAD University faculty and recent graduates has opened at Queen’s Park. Other Worlds includes media froom photographs and paintings to sculpture and fibre art. It features the work of 19 artists:

Omar Badrin, Kotama Bouabane, Jessica Bromley Bartram, Trudy Erin Elmore, Michelle Forsyth, Mara Gajic, Chung-Im Kim, Nancy King (Chief Lady Bird), Jean-Luc Lindsay, Dorie Millerson, Yasemin Oncu, Luke Painter, Doug Panton, Alejandro A. Rebollar Heres, Andrew Rucklidge, Farihah Aliyah Shah, Amy Swartz, Laura Thipphawong, Janine Wheeler.

From the catalogue:

“The placement of this exhibition of contemporary artworks within the Lieutenant Governor’s suite at Queen’s Park embodies a rare and unusual meeting between these two worlds. Highly experimental contemporary works brush up against an important ceremonial location of historical significance.”

Members of the public are able to view the exhibition in person on selected days (Monday to Friday) during tours of the Legislative Building at Queen’s Park. To enquire about visiting, please call the Parliamentary Protocol and Public Relations Branch at 416-325-0061 or visit the website of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.

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Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 4:00am

An exhibition of works by OCAD University faculty and recent graduates has opened at Queen’s Park. Other Worlds includes media froom photographs and paintings to sculpture and fibre art. It features the work of 19 artists:

Omar Badrin, Kotama Bouabane, Jessica Bromley Bartram, Trudy Erin Elmore, Michelle Forsyth, Mara Gajic, Chung-Im Kim, Nancy King (Chief Lady Bird), Jean-Luc Lindsay, Dorie Millerson, Yasemin Oncu, Luke Painter, Doug Panton, Alejandro A. Rebollar Heres, Andrew Rucklidge, Farihah Aliyah Shah, Amy Swartz, Laura Thipphawong, Janine Wheeler.

From the catalogue:

“The placement of this exhibition of contemporary artworks within the Lieutenant Governor’s suite at Queen’s Park embodies a rare and unusual meeting between these two worlds. Highly experimental contemporary works brush up against an important ceremonial location of historical significance.”

Members of the public are able to view the exhibition in person on selected days (Monday to Friday) during tours of the Legislative Building at Queen’s Park. To enquire about visiting, please call the Parliamentary Protocol and Public Relations Branch at 416-325-0061 or visit the website of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.