Media colour silkscreen on paper
Size 21.75 x 26.5 in. / 55.2 x 67.3 cm.
Frame Size 25 x 32.5 x 1.5 in.
Sold $275 Estimate $350 - $650
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed
proceeds going to the Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge; donated by Canadian Art Gallery, Canmore, see gallery website at canadianartgallery.com
Joy Walker ~ [b.1942] Canadian
Joy Walker is a Montreal born, Toronto-based artist whose work takes the form of sculpture, video, drawing and printmaking. Her approach is guided by intuition and is marked by a strong interest in process, materiality and play. Her work has been exhibited widely, including 8eleven Gallery, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery [Toronto], Plug-In Institute of Contemporary Art [Winnipeg], Truck Gallery [Calgary], Dunlop Gallery [Regina], Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery, [Halifax], Rodman Hall [St. Catharines, ON], Cambridge Galleries [ON], Venice [Italy], NYC, Chicago, and Miami. Walker’s works are held in several private and public collections including those of Cambridge Galleries [ON], le Musee d’art Contemporain de Montreal [QC], The National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives [ON], BMO Financial Group Corporate Art Collection, Grant Thornton LLP, and TD Bank.
a previous Southern Alberta Art Gallery exhibition titled To Garland a Room was held in 1980
included in Twelve Canadian Artists, by J.Murray, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, 1980 and The Ontario Collection, by F.Bayer, pg.362, Ontario Heritage Foundation