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The Transience of Value

Start:
April 24, 2015 7:00 pm
End:
May 31, 2015 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer:
Gallery Gachet
Phone:
604-687-2468
Email:
programming@gachet.org
Venue:
Gallery Gachet
Phone:
604-687-2468
Address:
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88 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Opening reception: Friday, April 24th, 7.00 – 10.00pm
Exhibition runs: April 24th – May 31st, 2015
Salon Shop exhibition The Transience of Value featuring work by Lena Tan.
Lena Tan carries forward forgotten traditions into a contemporary society, leaving a trail of increasingly obvious destruction behind it. Hand worked lace, based on the pattern work of Irish Women crocheting for survival through the Great Famine of the mid -19th century, melds with the flotsamof the daily commuter. Repurposed bus tickets and crochet become micro meditations on transit and transformation: permanence fused to transience. Can the invalidated be made valid again through art?
 
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