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Hannah Neufeld – Water (Flåm) (Reception)

October 25, 2018 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MNG LRT Space
Address: Alberta University of the Arts, LRT Hallway, 1407 14 Ave NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4R3, Canada

The MNG LRT Space presents:

Hannah Neufeld – Water (Flåm)

Exhibition Runs: October 15 – November 16, 2018
Reception: Thursday, October 25, 2018 6 pm – 8 pm
Main Mall, at the Alberta College of Art and Design

Join us Thursday, October 25th in the ACAD Main Mall for the opening reception from 6 – 8 pm!

Artist’s Statement & Bio:

“Water (Flåm)”, was created while Neufeld was studying at the University of Bergen in Norway. During the rainy winter, she visited the small village at the end of the Aurlandsfjord, Flåm. Neufeld was captivated by the surrounding natural beauty and incredible patterns being formed in the ocean’s water. Using a photographic background with abstracted forms representing rain and wind, created in bold stylized colours. Each binding was designed specifically for each colour of the weaving. The weaving is made out of Norwegian wool, made at the Innvik A/S Factory in Innvik, Norway.

Hannah Neufeld is a textile artist and designer based in Calgary, Alberta. Her work references familiar places and ideas interpreted through line, shape and colour. She is currently in her final year studying at the Alberta College of Art + Design.