THIS AND THAT: Le mélange tropical ou la théorie du contour presque transparent.

Opening Reception March 25th at 3 pm

Master of the skilful ploy, Mathieu Cardin manipulates multiple detours into surprise, ambush and disenchantment. He conceives ecosystems, at times tropical, at times polar that he mockingly constructs and deconstructs with pleasure. His installations are rooted in the landscape tradition of art, yet with derision and ruse he fully grasps their precepts and foundations. If…

Quelque part en Amérique

Opening Reception March 25th at 3 pm

For several years now, Jean-Philippe Roy’s sculpture-based practice navigates notions of landscape: natural, architectural, fantastical or a combination of all three. Using a methodology that favours hybridization, assemblage and seemingly disparate visual elements, the artist works with the language of sculpture while questioning a genre that has long been part of the pictorial tradition of…