Art Souterrain

Grier Edmundson

Grier Edmundson

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Place de la cité internationale - OACI

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Enough Is Enough

Biography

Grier Edmundson holds a BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore and a MFA from the Glasgow School of Art. He has had recent solo exhibitions at Koppe Astner Gallery (Glasgow), Fourteen30 Contemporary (Portland) and Battat Contemporary (Montreal). Group exhibitions include the 2011 Quebec Triennial(Montreal) and the Glasgow International 2008. He lives and works in Montreal.

Artistic project : Enough Is Enough

The installation for Art Souterrain is based on the playful reconfiguration of a common English idiom ‘Enough is Enough’ and a pop image from the board game Monopoly into two patterns, one painted, the other applied as a backdrop in wallpaper.  The repeating text in front of the infintiely expanding pattern of the wallpaper presents a subtle critique of the current state of Capitalism and the seemingly never ending growth of the divide between the two ends of the economic spectrum.

 

Audioguide : listen to the artist'ss reflexion on the theme « Play and Distraction »

 Artist's website

 

© Grier Edmunson

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