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Vantage Point: Portholes (Wall No 03), 2016

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Oeno Gallery, Bloomfield

Dated Titled

Size

50.8 x 60.96 cm
20.00 x 24 in

Reference

0bad5892

Year

2016

Medium

Prints , Photography

Category


  • About the work

Chromogenic Print.

The industrial sea wall creates a geometric pattern of squares and rectangles against a pale blue sky. This images is one in a series of landscape photographs taken from the porthole of a ship sailing the St. Lawrence River from I?les de la Madeleine to the Port of Montreal. Hickcox presents the porthole as a viewing device mimicking a lens, isolating observation and the movement of the ship. The porthole replaces the framing mechanism of the camera, while the movement of the ship provides a constructed vantage point for viewing. The distortions in color and the markings on the images are caused by both the thickness of the porthole's glass as well as the effects of salt water and weathering. The shadow of the ship, too, is often visible in the image, imposing itself atop the landscape it glides past.

This chromogenic print is part of a set of 15 photographs. It is the 5th print in an edition of 7.


About the Artists

1955 Oakville, Canada

April Hickox is an established Canadian lens based artist, teacher and independent curator. She has produced work in various media including photography, film, video and installation. Hickox is a founding director of Gallery 44 Center for Contemporary Photography, and a founding member of Tenth Muse Studio, and Artscape. She has exhibited widely in Canada with shows at Harbourfrount Centre, Winnipeg Art Gallery, The Maclaren Art Centre, Surrey Art Gallery, Oakville Galleries, Tom Thompson Memorial Art Gallery and the Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography. Her work is held in private, corporate and public collections including the Art Gallery of Hamilton, the Winnipeg Art Gallery, and the Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography.


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