A Theatre of Presence

Forster, Andrew. A Theatre of Presence. Fredericton, NB: Beaverbrook Art Gallery, 1999.

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Abstract (English)

Forster suggests that by drawing the triangular relationship between viewer, artist and artwork into the theatrical space of presentation, the installations in this exhibition resist the codified vocabulary of international style. Concepts of time, place, truth and mortality are discussed. Includes brief descriptions of works. Biographical notes. 2 bibl. ref.


Forster propose qu'en établissant une relation triangulaire entre le public, l'artiste et l'oeuvre, les installations de cette exposition résistent au vocabulaire codifié de l'art international. Discussion des concepts de temps, de lieu, de vérité et de mortalité. Inclut de brèves descriptions des oeuvres. Notices biographiques. 2 réf. bibl.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Forster, Andrew (Curator); Forster, Andrew (Author); Forster, Andrew (Artist); Collins, Curtis Joseph (Prefacer)
Dossier: 342 - BEAVERBROOK ART GALLERY, The (Fredericton)
Collation: 23 p. : 14 ill. col. ; 22 x 15 cm
ISBN: 092067450X
Language of Publication: French; English
Publishers: Fredericton, NB: Beaverbrook Art Gallery
Artists: Bernier, Isabelle; Fernandes, Michael; Forster, Andrew; Miller, Mindy Yan
Critics / Curators / Historians: Forster, Andrew
Art Organizations: Exhibition Centres > Canada > New Brunswick > Beaverbrook Art Gallery, The (Fredericton)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 12 Sept. - 24 Nov. 1999, The Beaverbrook Art Gallery (Fredericton).
Deposited by: Users 1 not found.
Date Deposited: 06 Oct 1999
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 17:12
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/13487
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