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Antioquia

Antioquia

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I create collages and paintings using images from magazines and newspapers. By assembling images, I want to decontextualize its significance. Cultural meaning and identity have become more diffused, vague and complex concepts.

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Autumn Ocean

Autumn Ocean

An investigation of various geometrical elements exploring the relationships of geometry and syntax and highlighting an interplay between the flatness of perspective in forms and color sensations. Acrylic on Canvas.

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Toy Room 1998

Toy Room 1998

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This dreamscape is built from memories of play-rooms, doll houses, and make-believe. Acrylic on Canvas.

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Neighbourhood

Neighbourhood

A silkscreen print, preserving the passing of time and isolation in wide open spaces. Silkscreen.

Soothe

Layers are form of life through our experiences. The varied spectrum of lines marks the different phases in time. Like clouds, time will always continue to move but our memories will stay. Acrylic on canvas.

Zoom 1

This contemporary Pollock inspired series zones in on the fast paced notion of modern life. The vibrant combination of colors highlights the interconnectedness and complexity associated with living in the digital age.

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Confabulation III

Confabulation III

This work is based on a series inspired by Roschart’s ink blot tests. This portrays the idea of testing ones memory for remembering events and imagery based on one’s experience. It challenges the viewer to focus on patterns and colours to create combinations and imagery of familiarity. India Ink, […]

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Circling the Issue II

Circling the Issue II

Reflecting urban growth in Calgary, organic motifs represent the four city quadrants, vertically and horizontally bisected by transportation corridors, with human figures indicating population disbursement. A hybridized bicycle/auto wheel, supported by a horizontally positioned oil derrick, alludes to the emotional and economic conflict between the oil industry and environmental […]

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Walk the Talk

Walk the Talk

Based on William McElcheran’s iconic Conversation sculpture, Walk the Talk assigns properties of a photographic negative to the businessmen, implicating that their discussion holds less significance than the conversations with pedestrian viewers, affirming the precedence of public dialogue with urban art.

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Just Wondering

Just Wondering

Situated along a major urban transportation artery, and inviting visual conversation, Jaume Plensa’s Wonderland sculpture, inspires exploration. By abstracting and reinterpreting salient elements of physical materiality, site placement, and accessibility, this work examines the diverse viewing experiences of motorists and pedestrians passing the Encana Bow Tower in Calgary.