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Our current show
Seasons is a new exhibition at the Uptown Gallery featuring recent works by Featured Artists Gordy Ess, Shane Langlade, Sophie Drouin, and Shaun McFee.
The show runs from January 18 until March 20, 2022.
We are currently open for visitors with capacity limits and observing COVID protocols. About the Artists
Gordy Ess's work is characterized by textural elements such as handmade Japanese papers, skeleton leaves, molding paste and glass beads suspended in acrylic medium. T, he bold use of colour and interesting compositions add to her style. A "happy palette" is also a hallmark.
I work in mosaic and love creating gestures with stones and minerals especially, and I also love combining different elements and sizes, whether it’s micro mosaic mixed with regular-sized, or minerals mixed with man-made materials such as glass. The contrast in colour and texture make composition come alive while I work on them, which is such a magical process to me.
McFee takes the formal and orderly division of space through grids and squares and adds some chaos by not adhering to the mathematical, instead going on his own judgment and feeling of visual communication. No square is perfect. Layers come together to form a final image that confronts in the moment, while revealing a history and process
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