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Wide Enclosed Spaces by Carroll Charest

Meet the Artist: Please join us on Thursday June 6 from 6 to 9 pm.

Artist will be in attendance

 

Duration of Show: June 6 to June 31, 2013

Gallery Hours: Tuesday to Saturday 10 am to 5 pm

Thursday until 8 pm

 

Other times: by chance or by appointment 780-460-5990

Images may be sent and interviews given upon request

Taking a walk amongst “Wide Enclosed Spaces” will take you on an intriguing, surreal journey of form and mystery. Here, Carroll Charest transforms natural objects by zooming in and focusing on particular characteristics, whether it is the fluidity and texture of stalactite/stalagmites; the deep, enticing recesses of an animal skull or the allure of subterranean caves. Carroll then enlarges what she sees onto her chosen surface, exploring the relationship between these objects and the environment, transforming them into their own entities while noting a sense of movement and energy entombed within. She invites the viewer to come and experience these “enclosed spaces” and discover what images come forth waiting to be explored.