LUSH: Fabrications in Yarn and Fabric | 470 Days
Be Contemporary Gallery
August 7 – September 4, 2021
Outdoor Summer Soiree and Artist Tours: Thursday, August 19th 4 – 7pm
MAIN GALLERY: LUSH: Fabrications in Yarn and Fabric
Marlene Hilton Moore / Jill Price
Left: Marlene Hilton Moore, Paeonia Beauty, photo, 37” x 30”
Right: Jill Price, Regally Blind,2020, Reclaimed yarn and figurines, 3” x 4” x 10” each
(Photos provided by artists)
Patterned, beaded, stitched, appliqued, crocheted, and knitted, LUSH is a two-person exhibition investigating the social, cultural, and ecological implications of textiles from different perspectives.
L: Regina Williams, Postcard Grouping, 2020-21, Mixed Media, Variable
R: Regina Williams, Waiting, 2020, Clay, wood and fabric, Variable
(Photos by Frances Thomas)
At the beginning of the Covid-19 shutdown, Regina Williams began a series of small collage and sculptural work. Getting lost in memory and speculation, Williams collages served as a cut and paste journey across time that became nostalgic as each fragment offered meaning and a mode of preservation.
Artists Zoom Talk, Grateful to be partnering with MacLaren Art Centre to bring you a wonderful opportunity to chat with these artists. More info to come.
These exhibitions are proudly sponsored by HWISEL
For more information contact: Jeanette Luchese,
7869 Yonge Street, Innisfil, ON L9S 1K8, G 705 431-4044, H 705 436-7607
Masks and 2M Social Distancing must be maintained — 5 people in the gallery at one time.