BARROCO NOVA - Neo Baroque Moves in Contemporary Art
David Altmejd * Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla * Shary Boyle * Sabine Bitter and Helmut Webber * Jeremy Drummond * Brendan Fernandes * Kelly Jazvac * Luanne Martineau * Kent Monkman * Kathy Slade * Brendan Tang * Diana Thater * Trevor Mahovsky and Rhonda Weppler * Kelly Wood * Jin-me Yoon
Barroco Nova-Neo-Baroque Moves in Contemporary Art offers a complex yet surprisingly unified engagement with contemporary art projects that are linked according to their intense visuality and in their highly charged address to contemporary experience -- whether through the body, in time or in space -- in the twenty-first century.
Curated by Susan Edelstein and Patrick Mahon
Artlab Gallery: October 14 – December 16, 2011
McIntosh Gallery: September 30 – December 17, 2011
Museum London: October 8 – January 1, 2012
GALA OPENING with FREE Shuttle Bus
Friday October 14, 2011
McIntosh Gallery 5 – 6:30PM
Artlab Gallery 6 – 7:30PM
Museum London 7:30PM – 10PM
Organized by the Artlab Gallery UWO, in collaboration with the McIntosh Gallery UWO, and Museum London.
This exhibition is presented in cooperation with the Hispanic Baroque Project, Western, and is supported by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, the exhibition venues, and private and corporate donors.
Artlab Gallery, Department of Visual Arts
The University of Western Ontario
John Labatt Visual Arts Centre, VAC 122
London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B7