Beauty and the Beast : Some Tales Told in Words and Pictures of the Public Gardens and the Citadel

Mc Elroy, Gil. Beauty and the Beast : Some Tales Told in Words and Pictures of the Public Gardens and the Citadel. Halifax, NS: TUNS Exhibition and Resource Centre, 1996.

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Abstract (English)

McElroy, an installation artist and "military brat", acts here as the curator of an exhibition on the Halifax Citadel and Public Gardens. His essay highlights the history of Canada's most visited national monument and analyses the "machinery of seeing" unfolded by the fortress and its surrounding gardens. With a short glossary of terms related to fortifications. Biographical notes on the curator. 11 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Mc Elroy, Gil (Author)
Dossier: 343 - TUNS EXHIBITIONS AND RESOURCE CENTRE (Halifax)
Collation: [10] p. : 2 ill. ; 22 x 14 cm
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Halifax, NS: TUNS Exhibition and Resource Centre
Artists: Carter, Tom; Delacroix, Horst; De Landa, Manuel; Duffy; Christopher; Greenough, John Joseph; Pacey, Elizabeth; Pugh, Simon; Scully, Vincent; Tobey, G.b.; Virilio, Paul; Lepestre De Vauban, Sebastian
Critics / Curators / Historians: Mcelroy, Gil
Art Organizations: Tuns Exhibitions And Resource Centre (Halifax)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 29 Oct. - 24 Nov. 1996, New Exhibition Room, TUNS Faculty of Architecture (Halifax).
Keywords: ROMANTIC GARDEN; MILITARY FORTIFICATION; HALIFAX CITADEL; HALIFAX PUBLIC GARDENS
Deposited by: Users 1 not found.
Date Deposited: 19 Dec 1996
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:53
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/10594
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