Scene Otherwise: An Exhibition of recent work by Carole Conde and Karl Beveridge

Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 17:00 to Sunday, February 26, 2012 - 23:00

Scene Otherwise takes a number of artistic conventions and images and re-imagines them in terms of contemporary concerns. The first exhibition of the work of Condé + Beveridge in Toronto in over eight years, it brings together a number of projects that address issues of the environment, economics and politics.

Included in the exhibition are works on the four elements: The Fall of Water (the global politics of water based on a painting by Bruegel) , Salt of the Earth ( a black and white series produced in collaboration with migrant farm workers) , UnderFire (a studio portrait of Greenpeace activists) and Airwave (a 7.5 minute video based on Michael Snow's Wavelength). Other works include The Plague (a portrait of the 2008 financial crisis), Liberty Lost (a response to the G20 police actions in Toronto), and Multiple Exposures (a series depicting a single landscape that changes over 600 years).

 

Toronto Free Gallery
1277 Bloor Street West
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 30.1176" N, 79° 26' 31.9884" W
Ontario CA
Wednesday to Friday: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

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