UPCOMING/CURRENT EXHIBITIONS: Forest Encounters / Reva Stone: Artist in Residence

 Bev Pike: Hymenal Views

March 8 to April 19, 2013
Opening Reception: March 8, 2013, 5 pm to 8pm
Artist talk:
March 13, 2013 @ noon ARTlab 136

Painted onto 20-foot long surfaces, mountainous bundles of clothing envelope the gallery creating a visual topography of overlapping social histories and constructions of gender.

Pike_Chill

Bev Pike has exhibited her work across Canada in solo and group exhibitions.  She has been the recipient of several senior arts grants from the Winnipeg Arts Council, Manitoba Arts Council and Canada Council.  Her work has been collected by the Canada Council Art Bank, the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art (Toronto), the Winnipeg Art Gallery, the MacKenzie Art Gallery (Regina), the Victoria and Albert Museum (London), and Tate Modern (London).  An upcoming solo exhibition will be held at Grenfell Campus Gallery, Memorial University of Newfoundland (Corner Brook).

Images:
top right: Bev Pike, Hymenal View of Chill (detail), 2010, gouache on paper, 244.0 x 620.0 cm. Collection of the Artist. Robert Barrow, photographer.

middle right: Bev Pike, Hymenal View of Deluge (detail), 2005, gouache on paper, 244.0 x 620.0cm. Collection of the Artist. Robert Barrow, photographer.

Pike_Deluge

Pike panorama

Hymenal Views, 2013, panoramic view of exhibition installation. Paul Hess, photographer.

PRESS
> Winnipeg Free Press | Painter uses piles of laundry to create fantastical landscapes

FILES
> Hymenal Views Catalogue [pdf]