Friday, August 12, 2022

The Shattered House lino cuts, version 1, 45 x 45 cms, square orientation, version 2, 61 x 48 cms vertical orientation, v1, 2 artist proofs and an edition marked 1-5, v2, 2 artist proofs and an edition marked 1-23


The Shattered House lino cuts are based on a series of painted constructions from my Disaster Ship series which are based on a photograph from the 1917 Halifax Explosion. The Shattered House painted construction depicted in this entry is the American Linoleum version, c. 2012. You'll find more info about the Shattered House works deeper in the blog. The Shattered House lino cuts were printed by master printer Guillermo Trejo at the Ottawa School of Art printmaking studio in July 2022. The work was funded by the City of Ottawa arts funding program.

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Aulac, lino cuts, 2 framed artist proofs 24 x 47cm. printed at James Street, framed by Patrick Gordon. Private collections, Ottawa, Petite Riviere, Nova Scotia

This version of Aulac is based on the first panel of my Aulac, N.B. May 24, 1998 (2001) panoramic train piece in the collection of the Owens Art Gallery. You'll find an image of Aulac deeper in the blog.