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Jay Isaac

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Jolie Laide (Back)   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Jay Isaac at Monte Clark Gallery May 3rd, 2014 - May 31st, 2014
Posted 5/23/14
Vancouver is a city notoriously inhospitable to painting. For a town with less than a million people, it's foisted into the world influential artists like Jeff Wall, Ken Lum, Stan Douglas, Rodney Graham, Ian Wallace, and Steven Shearer. Graham occasionally makes a private Picasso, where Shearer, when he makes paintings, seems to be making paintings paintings. Jay Isaac's first solo show with Monte Clark in Vancouver is full of authentic and experimental paintings. Big strange abstract... [more]
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Still Life with The Triumphant Carrot   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Robert Arndt, Eric Cameron, James Carl, Hans-Peter Feldmann, Gerald Ferguson, Ceal Floyer, Rodney Graham, Jay Isaac, Elad Lassry, Evan Lee, Arvo Leo, Kelly Lycan, Liz Magor, Rhonda Weppler & Trevor Mahovsky, Kelly Mark, Damian Moppett, Ron Moppett, Brad Phillips, Jayce Salloum, Chris Hanson & Hendrika Sonnenberg, Erica Stocking, Zin Taylor, Sam Taylor-Wood, Ron Tran, Lesley Vance, Jeff Wall, Fischli & Weiss at Vancouver Contemporary Art Gallery June 4th, 2010 - August 22nd, 2010
Posted 6/7/10
        In a supreme gesture of equity, this response includes exactly ten words on each of the thirty artists included in the exhibition. Aside from an almost pathological desire for fairness (and brevity) on behalf of the author, this methodology was employed to conform to the pre-conscribed (downward) word count for this article. Robert Arndt Digitally panned curios invite reverie into the psychology of arrangement.   Sam Taylor-Wood A time-lapse rotting rabbit carcass... [more]