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Wanda Koop has a new exhibition "VIEW from HERE" at the Winnipeg Art Gallery from February 21 and extended to August 31.
Wanda Koop’s new suite of paintings both affirms and disrupts two quite different genres: landscape and portraiture. Using ink and acrylic on canvas, these nine-by-seven-foot works use landscape tropes to compose immense and surreal human heads that seem to float in ambiguous space. Unmoored from any depiction of the body, their scale demands a paradoxical bodily encounter with the viewer, one that parallels the artist’s physical engagement with both medium and ground in creating them.
Each of the eight heads recalls elements of one of Koop’s earlier landscape series, such as Satellite Cities, Native Fires, and Deep Bay, and all pose existential questions about who ...
Wanda Koop has two upcoming exhibitions in Washington, DC until September 4.
'SEEWAY' will be exhibited in two parts: One exhibition will open at the Canadian Embassy on March 17th, and run until September 4th. The second exhibition will open at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars on March 20th, and run until May 15th.
View Wanda Koop's work HERE