Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Invitation to the Amelia Douglas Gallery: Past Desolation Sound by Marcus Bowcott

The Amelia Douglas Gallery invites you

to join them at the opening reception for:

Past Desolation Sound Works
by Marcus Bowcott


Thursday, September 25 4:30-7:30pm
No RSVP necessary

Past Desolation Sound by Marcus Bowcott
Past Desolation Sound shows thru October 24, 2008

About the Artist

"The subjects I depict are usually man made structures such as scaffolds, ships, airplanes and automobiles - things that are extensions of our bodies in space. The forms of these structures tell of our human aspirations and intentions, and hint of our senses of exhilaration and limitation (and feelings of longing and loss). The context of the imagery is usually drawn from places I've worked: Industrial spaces, ship anchorages and booming grounds. An expansive, surrounding space is a deliberate aspect of this work. I want to convey a sense of place in relation to my own personal sense of internal, felt subjectivity. If there is an overriding theme in this work it is about the traces humans leave in nature."

For more information about Marcus Bowcott please visit his website.

The Amelia Douglas Gallery Fourth Floor North, Douglas College 700 Royal Avenue, New Westminster. One block from the New Westminster SkyTrain Station.

Gallery Hours:
Monday-Friday 10am-7:30pm
Saturday 11am-4pm
Closed Sunday
Admission is always free.

Information: Call 604-527-5723
Visit the Amelia Douglas Gallery

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