Shop > Catalogues

Out of Stock
#05683

Shary Boyle: Venice 2013

Artist
Shary Boyle
Date
2013
Publisher
National Gallery of Canada
Format
Catalogues
Details
Softcover
ISBN
978-0-88884-9-144
Size
20 × 29 × 1.5 cm
Length
192 
Description

With the selection of Shary Boyle, Canada sends one of its most acclaimed artists as its representative at the 2013 edition of the Venice Biennial. One of country’s most innovative creators, Boyle works in a diversity of media, including fine craft, drawing, installation and performance. Blending historical narratives and fantastical fictions with her own personal impressions, she creates imaginary worlds that elicit a range of psychological and emotional responses. A consummate object maker, Boyle’s finely honed skills are disquietingly wed to a beguilingly poetic tone and a thoroughly contemporary sensibility. This original publication features new works created expressly for the event and is accompanied by a scholarly essay and an interview with the artist. Printed on heavy gloss paper, the publication’s many dozen double-page illustrations of Boyle’s sculptures, drawings and installations are fully accessible and leap out at the viewer.

  1. Shary Boyle: Venice 2013
 

Related Items

  1. Shary Boyle and Emily Vey Duke: The Illuminations Project
  2. Earthlings
  3. Carsten Holler: One, Some, Many: 3 Shows by Carsten Höller
  4. Builders: Canadian Biennial 2012
  5. Garry Neill Kennedy and Peter Trepanier: GARRY NEILL KENNEDY: Printed Matter / Imprimés, 1971– 2009
  6. Sculpting Cinema
  7. Art Metropole: The Top 100
  8. Art Metropole: Le Top 100
  9. Tom Dean: The Ten Commandments
  10. The Present Tense Through the Ages: On the Recent Work of Gerard Byrne
  11. Neil Wedman: Selected Monochromatic Paintings and Works on Paper
  12. Dyke Action Machine, Mike Hickey, and Johannes Zits: QC: Queer Culture
  13. Julie Voyce: Paste-Up
  14. Barbara Balfour: Barbara McGill Balfour: Selfish
  15. Edita: Self-publishing Practices in Contemporary Mexico
  16. Rafal Buj­now­ski: The Politics of Painting
  17. Nichola Feldman-Kiss: nichola feldman-kiss: mean body
  18. Changing Times, Time Changes: Canadian Experimental Films & Video of the 1990’s
  19. Peter MacCallum: Material World
  20. David Askevold: Red Rider
  21. David Buchan: Inside the Image
  22. Eric Cameron: In the Picture and Lawn
  23. Robert Flack and Andrew Zealley: This is True to Me
  24. Eldon Garnet: Trembling