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Text by Eric Cameron

Images of Jeffrey Spalding's
Neues Bild (Rotunda, Winnipeg) 1976/2009

Newton's Prism: Layer Painting

Spalding's Layer Painting

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Jeffrey Spalding
Jeffrey Spalding drawing
Above: Jeff Spalding drawing as he describes one of his early layer painting techniques.


7 October - 4 December 2009
Curated by Cliff Eyland

Opening reception: Wednesday, 7 October, 5-8 PM
(Talk by Spalding in the Art Barn at 8 PM)

Jeff Spalding's installation will occupy the "Rotunda" just outside Gallery One One One. Spalding's instructions are to repaint the Rotunda walls regularly with paint store "seconds."

Spalding was one of the initiators in the 1970s process art movement in Canada called "layer painting," the subject of a previous Gallery One One One show and evolving website Newton's Prism: Layer Painting.

Spalding's visit and installation are sponsored by Gallery One One One and the Visiting Artist Endowment Fund. Special thanks to Eric Cameron for permission to reproduce his Stride Gallery text.
Gallery One One One hours are: Noon to 4:00 PM closed weekends. Admission is free. Gallery One One One is located at the School of Art, Main Floor, FitzGerald Building, University of Manitoba Fort Garry campus, Winnipeg, MB, CANADA R3T 2N2 TEL:204 474-9322 FAX:474-7605. The FitzGerald Building is located at the University of Manitoba's Fort Garry Campus next to the University Centre. Parking is available in the Parkade behind FitzGerald Building, and at meter and ticket dispenser lots. Parking is free after 4:30 PM and on weekends. Campus map link.

For information please contact Robert Epp