Lacunae: Laura Hudspith Solo Exhibition

Opening Reception: Friday April 1st 6-9pm

Exhibition Dates: Fri, April 1 – Sun, April 24

Lacunae, is a solo exhibition of new work by Toronto-based artist, Laura Hudspith. The work combines the artist’s ceramic practice and her experience and fascination with taxidermy. The resulting body of work is one that examines our tendency to satisfy nostalgic impulses and to fill emotional voids through collecting and amassing objects and ‘things’.

Of particular interest to Hudspith is the intersection between this common pattern of consumption and au courant ideologies as well as fashionable trends. Employing both humor and hope, Lacunae’s complex porcelain objects paired with animal, insect and manufactured material, canvas such diverse themes as sentimentality and longing, ownership and power dynamics, mass consumption, and the paradox between mortality and permanence.

Laura Hudspith Artist Catalog

www.laurahudspith.com

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Open for receptions and by appointment.
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