The Body Transformed

Théberge, Pierre and Nemiroff, Diana and Scott, Kitty and Pantazzi, Michael and Fletcher, Valerie and Livingstone, Marco and Graham, Mayo and Viola, Bill and Solway, James. The Body Transformed. Ottawa, Ont.: Musée des beaux-arts du Canada / National Gallery of Canada, 2003.

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Abstract (English)

Organized to inaugurate the Cité de l’énergie in Shawinigan, this exhibition includes sixteen artists from Canada and abroad (eight modern and eight contemporary) whose work broach the human condition through representations of the body. Curator Théberge writes on the architecture of the site and the selection of the art works. Eight separate authors analyze the 53 sculptures and installations in light of their production context and in relation to each artist’s evolution. List of works; 2 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Théberge, Pierre (Curator); Théberge, Pierre (Author); Nemiroff, Diana (Author); Scott, Kitty (Author); Pantazzi, Michael (Author); Fletcher, Valerie (Author); Livingstone, Marco (Author); Graham, Mayo (Curator); Graham, Mayo (Author); Viola, Bill (Artist); Viola, Bill (Author); Solway, James (Author); Trudel, Robert (Prefacer)
Dossier: 351 - MUSÉE DES BEAUX-ARTS DU CANADA / NATIONAL GALLERY OF CANADA (Ottawa)
Collation: 86 p. : 61 ill. col. ; 27 x 21 cm
ISBN: 0888847734
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Ottawa, Ont.: Musée des beaux-arts du Canada / National Gallery of Canada
Artists: Bourgeois, Louise; Cadieux, Geneviève; Calder, Alexander; Cardiff, Janet; Goodwin, Betty; Kentridge, William; Mueck, Ron; Picasso, Pablo; Segal, George; Smith, Kiki; Viola, Bill
Critics / Curators / Historians: Théberge, Pierre; Graham, Mayo
Art Organizations: National Gallery Of Canada (Ottawa)
Event Statement: Exhibition organised by the National Gallery of Canada. Exhibition dates: 15 June - 5 Oct. 2003, La Cité de l'énergie (Shawinigan).
Keywords: SCULPTURE; BODY; HUMAN CONDITION; METAPHOR; MODERN SCULPTURE; BRONZE; SOUND; INSTALLATION; HERITAGE; QUARTIER SAINT-ROCH (Québec, Qc)
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Date Deposited: 16 Dec 2003
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 21:54
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/16065
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