present tense 23
September 18 to December 1, 2002
All the Possible Arrangements of 5 Colours (detail), 2002
120 projected slides.
Photo courtesy of Lisson Gallery.
© 2002 Jonathan Monk.
British artist Jonathan Monk draws upon what is already available, from family photographs to the legacy of conceptual art, combining homage with humour and personal context with art history. Among his works for Present Tense 23 is an engaging reworking of a 1981 piece by Lawrence Weiner in the AGO’s collection.
Tuesday, September 17, 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Art Metropole, 788 King Street West, Toronto
present tense is generously supported by The Contemporary Circle.
Special thanks for additional support for this exhibition from The British Council.