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Broken Mirror Narcissus   Pick-button-0f29c6c075c514ef3a12253f1d60018e
Candice Breitz, James Coupe, Marcel Dzama, Jeremy Shaw, Jamie Shovlin, Laurel Woodcock at Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art (MOCCA) September 5th, 2013 - December 29th, 2013
Posted 11/10/13

Perhaps the best place to begin is with a simple metaphor. Imagine you are looking into a broken mirror, not in any dramatic or troubled way, but such that your reflection takes on multiple vantage points: the nape of your neck matched against your ear, a singular eye inset against the cheekbone, the edge of your mouth framed without either a smile or a frown – disembodied, disassociated with the idea of a “whole,” and ultimately transformed by the very nature of fragmentation. This proposal, o... [more]  
7/30/09 Posted 7/30/09


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