Babette Mangolte bends time to her will

“Is he allowed to cross the boundary?” I ask French-American artist and filmmaker, Babette Mangolte. I’m referring to the man with the wayward look in his eye who has snuck over the boundary to get a closer look at her pictures. “What?!” Mangolte exclaims, as she grabs my arm with[Read More…]

Brandon Vickerd - Chopper. (K. Jennifer Bedford / Courtesy of Art Mûr)

The introspective and the aesthetic

The temptation to force similarities is there, but the styles and aesthetics seem decidedly different. Upstairs, blurred dreamlike photographs of the Danish landscape are in a room adjacent to motorcycle-inspired sculptures. A floor below, photographs with sharp geometric angles hang across from colour-coded diagrams with a sociopolitical focus. Similarities between[Read More…]

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