Many of the artworks project an edgy, ominous tone as you encounter the strangeness and distortion of landscapes, objects, and human figures out of the artist’s subconscious. His recurring images include human silhouettes that act as “windows” to landscapes and enigmatic human figures wearing masks, head coverings, or wrappings.
Drawn entirely from the APC collection, which houses the largest collection of Ivan Eyre’s work, A Sense of Scale emphasizes his approach to communicating size and distance.
WAG@The Park presents a rotating series of exhibitions curated by the WAG at The Pavilion at Assiniboine Park Conservancy (APC). Art is selected primarily from the APC collection, as well as from the WAG’s vast holdings.