Vertigris, 2001

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Vertigris: Active Practice exhibition, Maltwood Gallery, Victoria, BC, 2006.

This video installation reflects my own memories and dreams of moments and places of safety and protection. Stepping into the felt-enclosed room is the visual equivalent of a walk in my mind. The video of the perfect backyard summer day and a slow zoom out from a grand piano, punctuated by tiny birds taking flight and a battle of shadow puppets, mirror my memories of comfort. The wooden compass with a blade on one end hanging over a stack of drawings shielded by wasabi peas represents my everyday reality.

 

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VERTIGRIS; Active Practice, faculty exhibition, Maltwood Gallery, Victoria, BC. July 2001