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The Garden of Earthly Delights

Sat. October 30th 2021 - Sat. January 22nd 2022 Open Space Free

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The Garden of Earthly Delights

Immersive exhibition using video, light, sculpture, and living gardens
Event can be attended in person In-Person Event
Sat. October 30th 2021 - Sat. January 22nd 2022 Open Space (All Ages)
12-5pm Free


Juan Ortiz-Apuy

Event Description

Open Space presents The Garden of Earthly Delights, the first exhibition of works by Montreal-based artist Juan Ortiz-Apuy on the west coast. Using video, light, sculpture, and living gardens, his works create a rhizomatic exploration of commodity fetishism, exploitation, and the tensions between the natural and artificial. Born in Costa Rica, Ortiz-Apuy’s brightly coloured, plasticized aesthetics are influenced by the commodification of the tropical rainforest he grew up so close to. In our current context of globalization and environmental precarity, The Garden of Earthly Delights immerses its viewer into an uncanny space of unboxing videos and animated household objects, while asking how we might create a more sustainable future.

Co-curated by Dani Neira and Toby Lawrence.


Open Space
510 Fort Street
Multi-Purpose / Hall
Open / Operational

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