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Maria Fernanda Cardoso: Emu Wear

Check out my article in this month’s issue of Azure magazine, on the incredible Emu feather concoctions by Colombian artist Maria Fernanda Cardoso. One of Maria Fernanda Cardoso’s Emu Wear pieces. Image: ifoundsometreasure.com Cardoso decided to investigate the Emu – the Australian, ostrich-like bird – as a way of relating to her new homeland, Australia. She began with feather sculptures
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VoCA Recommends…David Hoffos at SAAG, Paul Butler and Suzanne Swannie

1. David Hoffos: Scenes From the House Dream October 04 – 30 November, 2008 The Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge David Hoffos, Scenes from a House Dream. Image: saag.ca This exhibition, curated by Shirley Madill presents one of VoCA’s favorite Canadian artists, David Hoffos’ master work, Scenes from the House Dream. The House Dream project has formed the nexus of
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