Absolute Countdown : Noa Giniger

Birch, Jesse. Absolute Countdown : Noa Giniger. Vancouver, BC: Western Front, 2013.

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Abstract (English)

"Absolute Countdown, Giniger’s first solo exhibition in North America, traces the artist’s attempt to “cheer up” a weeping willow with the help of artificial wind. The melancholic object becomes the subject of this poetic intervention, as the artist’s forceful yet ephemeral action attempts to momentarily erase the willow’s somber shrug. While this monumental—but ultimately untenable—gesture eventually dissolves, its afterimage comes laden with the gravity of sentiment, the instability of expectation, and the brevity of romantic ideals." -- Publisher's website.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues ; Brochures, booklets, leaflets, pamphlets
All Contributors: Birch, Jesse (Author)
Dossier: 440 - GINIGER, NOA
Collation: 8 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Vancouver, BC: Western Front
Artists: Giniger, Noa
Critics / Curators / Historians: Birch, Jesse
Event Title: Absolute Countdown : Noa Giniger
Type: Exhibition
Location: Western Front (Vancouver, British Columbia)
Dates: 14 November - 21 December 2013
Keywords: LANDSCAPE; PLANTS; FILM; TREE; EMOTIONS
Copyright Statement: Western Front
Official URL: http://front.bc.ca/thefront/wp-content/uploads/201...
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Includes biographical notes : page [6].

Deposited by: Contractuel JCT
Date Deposited: 02 Jul 2020 01:47
Last Modified: 03 Jul 2020 15:15
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/32007
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