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WOMB by Marie-Josée Roy

WOMB by Marie-Josée Roy Presented by : Thompson Landry Gallery Dates: April 24, 2016 Event Time(s): Open Tuesday - Saturday from 11-6 pm, Sunday from 12-5 pm, and by appointment Phone: 416-364-4955 Website: Email: [email protected] Cost Information: Free admission, public gallery The Thompson Landry Gallery is extremely proud to present WOMB, a dynamic new solo exhibition, presenting 40 new works by multi-disciplinary artist Marie-Josée Roy. Within her subject’s grey chrysalis, the artist masterfully depicts their struggle to emerge from being bound by metal, leaving behind their protective cocoons. Roy’s figures metamorphosize into magnificent metallic human-butterflies. Continuing her long-lasting dialogue with industrial aluminium and steel, Roy plays on the strength of her chosen medium, using its permanence to depict the transitory nature of existence. Seemingly as light as a feather, her works illustrate life as movement, in the process, sculpting the genesis of mankind. . Event Details. Location: 32 Distillery Lane, Toronto