In Pausing She is Implicated in a Well-structured Relationship

1984. Acrylic paint, fabric, wood, plaster. Collection: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Upon Awakening She Becomes Aware

1983. Acrylic paint, fabric, wood, plaster. Collection: Art Gallery of Ontario

Voor Gerrit

1982. Latex paint, fabric, wood. Collection: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

Art history

My earliest installation structures were loosely based on the settings found in early Renaissance paintings primarily those of Fra Angelico and Giotto where the life of  Mary was depicted. Through the removal of the figures the resultant spaces became like stage sets absent of the actors anticipating an action or performance.