Wednesday, 24 June 2015

Dorian FitzGeraldThe Throne Room, Queluz National Palace, Sintra, Portugal 2009 =acrylic paint and caulking on canvas 
320.5 x 396.6 cm The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Purchase, 
Photo by The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Christine Guest.
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Invites the media to tour this show, meet the artists and curator, & yes take selfies at the new exhibition:
are you experienced?

Bilingual media preview 10.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.
From abstraction to figuration, are you experienced? features seven of the world’s top contemporary artists. The works of Nadia Belerique, Jessica Eaton, Olafur Eliasson, Dorian FitzGerald, Hadley+Maxwell, and famed Korean artist Do Ho Suh, are spread out over 8,000 square feet of gallery space. This groundbreaking exhibition is accessible, often familiar, and boldly outrageous. These are works that will engage audiences, young and old alike, on many levels.
Curator Melissa Bennett will be present to provide tours of the exhibition. 4 artists expected to attend.  Interviews are available. Explore are you experienced? in advance of the evening opening. The show runs until January 3 2016. 
Steve Denyes, Manager, Communications
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Art Gallery of Hamilton, 123 King Street West, Downtown Hamilton L8P 4S8

Issued by Stephen Weir
on behalf of the Art Gallery of Hamilton