|September 7 to October 6, 2018
Opening Friday, September 7, 7 to 10pm
The work of Laura Piasta considers the agency of objects through a conceptual exploration of their materiality. Based in Vancouver, Piasta received her BFA from the Emily Carr University of Art and Design in 2006 and an MFA from the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts in Sweden in 2012. Her work has been exhibited at a number of institutions and galleries in Europe and North America including Bildmuseet (Sweden), Auto Centre (Berlin), Romeo (New York), Malmö Show Room (Sweden), The Charles H. Scott Gallery and The Contemporary Art Gallery (both Vancouver). Recent solo shows in Vancouver include A Definite Volume but No Fixed State at BAF, Sounding the Ultraviolet at Access Gallery and Bog Breath at Sunset Terrace. She has been an artist in residence at Fabrikken for Kunst og Design (Copenhagen), Sikås Art Center (Sweden), The Burrard Arts Foundation (Vancouver) and the Banff Centre.
|Good Vibrations, Laura Piasta, patinated bronze, 2016