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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - April 14, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba 32 Winnipeg free april a entry free press Keith olivers three miniature crypts resemble without emotional architecture of death explored artist pays tribute to sombre monuments of the burial business by Randal Millroy examining death without becom ing reverent or just Plain morbid is an achievement in Winnipeg Ger Keith olivers admirable Public private begins it should be said that the Sculp builder is not annoyingly irreverent to cite another natural but socially pre carious response to he examines one facet of what must be called the business of in a Cool and somewhat Dis Tant but without being cold or olivers Art is about the architecture of from crypts to head stones to a kind of meditation room for the with quiet Craft he honors the dignified Beauty of those but honors them in their own monuments the headstones Bear no the meticulous burial grounds Bear no Trace of human presence properly human absence except in the actual con what would be Monu ments to the dead become monuments to nor is there cause to argue the value of an installation entitled Prospect is a geometrical arrangement of a Patch of review Public private Keith Oliver Thorie Hinds Thrien both at 100 Arthur to ersatz grass and three equally Bare but distinctive the lot positioned below a three part photograph vaguely Cross like of rows of waggish the addition of a comfortable wooden chair for the viewers Benefit May read As a waggish but Doest feel that the Prospect in question is the attractiveness of olivers death itself seems too abstract a concept its proverbial cold fingers keep to there is something Howe in the other two is a Trio of brightly handsomely built built to a reduced they re semble Only without the emotional in View is a life sized so to speak room for with a polished Granite a Small even a Little Alu Minu encased the effect is from the soft Green Walls to olivers gentle and pretty draw Ings mounted upon the effect is also and not so much the last Stop for the everyman but a tribute to the unsentimental efficiency and sombre Art of the burial the drawings some of which incorporate photographs Are All about grave and so mourning the death is merely Opas if it were Only a break from appreciating such tasteful enshrinement of Ana downstairs in the same gallery is Thorie Hinds Thirens latest sex a frustrating business that left this viewer guessing at the Best of these paintings retain her Powers to evoke emotion out of her figures especially her females seen forever poised Between rapture and their bodies either forming lightly from mists of color or twisting hard in expressionist and some times both at concentrated such surgical perception of feel Ings is one Strong Point of this Winnipeg previous exhibitions found her measuring the slim space Between sexual games and carnal tolerance and in the knife Edge of yet a number of clues suggest is meant to be More than an aggregate of and is not what we most of the work is concentrated at one end of the where one rank of paintings forms a Gap toothed almost enclosing a second rank behind from the its possible to see parts of both ranks at and indeed there seems to be some play be tween the foreground suggestions of abstract Phal Luses and Back ground its unfair to evaluate anything by guessing at but in this situation it is fair to say that a potentially engaging Experiment in the act of looking at Art winds up As Only mildly isolation there is never More than one character per a sense of isolation amplified by the physical separations Between the yet the relationship Between the images feels too coincidental even to be a comment on transient erotic in less ratified visual the collection is simply weakened by the Trio of lesser paintings set like an afterthought on an adjacent galleries at a glance Ace Art 221 features prints by Patti tuesday until May Agassiz galleries 167 Dis plays of works by gallery Art network 2835 features a rfcs in various Media by Leona Adrienne Anne Clau Dette Jean Michael Paul Donna Reigl and Richard artistic reflections 1810 Fea Tures works by Robert Bev Carl Ron Parker and Assiniboine Park conservatory Fea Tures a forum Art Institute exhibit of acrylic Watercolours and prints until april atelier 10 collection 426 Fea Tures Watercolours by Alex Roberta and acrylics by Margarat and Bronze sculptures by Helen Granger Young until april cafe Carlo 243 features photog Raphy by Tyrrell Centre culture Francc Manitoban 340 features the exhibit double until May 13 in galleries i and Cirta restaurant 691b Fea Tures prints by Jerry Bone from his Bones Canada to the end of Clifton studios gallery 587 Fea Tures an informal gathering of pottery and Lla Twork by studio crafts Guild of Manitoba 183 Ken features basketry of Manitoba craftsmen until Corydon gallery 1705 continuing exhibits feature hand blown Glass figures by Milan Townsend of new and original Watercolours by Randy Hei crat space gallery suite 100 features works by gallery artists in functional and sculptural blown and fused cast paper and Devisscher artwork 562 features time an exhibit of Ceramic Art by Holly Helma Lynn Devisscher and Lisa Sera until april Eclectic gallery 535 Fea Tures an exclusive exhibit and Sale of works by Bob also a special show of paintings by Jerry Bone titled space in also works by Matsu Wawryk and floating gallery Centre for photography 100 features photos by Brent until april fort Rouge picture gallery 740 Cory features original works by Jack son Moe lithography by Edna Watercolours by Leona works by Paul Cameron Daniel Jerry Gerald and photos by Tim foyer gallery Manitoba archives build 200 an exhibition of water colors and drawings by Milena Bonev and pastels by Vera until april gallery 454 454 features strangers in a strange an exhibition of painting of figures in a boreal landscape by Jim until april Gas station theatre 445 Fea Tures works by Ruth entitled looking around in the Gas station theatre lobby until May great Canadian Indian gallery 75 Al features native artists from Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario landmark gallery 1745 Fea Tures works by Robert Bev Carl Charles James Audrey Robert Taylor and Spe Cial feature Cassons rain and Sun Bateman the the Forest and the the Challenge Bull Moose Doolittle calling the season of the Eagle and sacred also Decoy castings by Roger Desjardins and Julie Leonard Marcoe studio gallery 120 features Blos soms and bozos by Bud Jordan Van Leonard Marcoe and introducing Jose Luiz until May Loch and Mayberry Fine Art 306 features Watercolours by Brian Johnson until the end of gallery 100 Fea Tures works by Thorie Hinds Thrien and Kieth Oliver entitled and Public private until april Manitoba printmakers 114 features the Texas Star and other Fig an exhibition by Gail Noonan tues Day to May medea gallery 132 features work by Pat Kettner entitled people and monday to april with water acrylics and prints by gallery Melnychenko gallery 250 features a group exhibition of major new works by gallery including Ivan Louise Don Rei Andrew Rosemary Wanda Koop and Diane who Metal and David Rice studios 127 of presents a series of window shows featuring Glass and Metal by Manitoba new work in Clay by Kevin until april Midtown gallery 426 features limited edition prints and paintings by serigraphs by Robert Ceramic sculpture by Joyce Mona Lisa Rist Orante Italiano 1697 an exhibition of Watercolours by Ellen during Northern images second Portage features a new exhibit of inuit sculpture entitled fantasies and Northern images 1790 continues with Holman Island 1990 print collection picture Hook gallery 414 recent mezzotint by Susan etchings by David Don screens prints by Watercolours by Plugin Art gallery 175 presents reconstructed an installation by Keven Kelly of until april stoneware gallery 778 con temporary and traditional ceramics by gallery Barbara Ken Marusia Janice Steve Kathryne Merilyn Liz Valerie Kevin Jerry us Inga Tornado stir and Joanne ukrainian cultural and educational Centre 184 Alexander features an exhibition of the newest work by Juan until May University of Manitoba Johns col the quiet room an exhibition of mixed Media work by Les until april Reading room department of archives and special Elizabeth Dafoe u of features Manitoba images by Bob monday to june Uptown gallery 577 Fea Tures work by gallery artists until april Winnipeg Art gallery continuing exhibits women and Art in Sallust the poetry of the Early until major Ken Lum exhibit until april Canadian Survey Canadian historical Art from the until june eyes of a the gallery annual exhibition of childrens Art work ends exhibitions by Kim Ouellette and Steve Gouthro Are on display in the skylight lounge until May 18th and 19th Century English porcelain continues until a painting by Steve is in the foyer until May Woodlands gallery second Winnipeg convention features wild life Art by Robert Ron Carl Brenders and Terry red new release by Robert the the Forest and the watch until april 22 Earth Terry mcleans new Manitoba great Grey owl and sum Mer rain common loons by John correspondence Lor gallery listings must by Recal Vod in writing by thursday of the week of address to galleries Ai a Winnipeg free 300 Carllon Street r3c 3c1 French students feature educational exhibitions a forum in which French and French immersion Stu dents hold educational will be held today to april 21 at the Centre culture 340 Provencher Ivy Rebekah Lodge 19 holds a Coffee party Between 11 and 3 today in Eaton Assembly Cost come and join us seniors hold a dance Between and today at the James civic 2055 Ness holy Trinity ukrainian orthodox 1175 main will hold a Blessing of easter baskets at 8 Mada Ragat philippine Folk arts billboard announcements for this column should be received a week in Advance of the Send them to Winnipeg free fourth 300 Carrion r3c 3c1 they Are made tree of will hold a procession in Celebration of easter at tomorrow at Edwards Catholic 818 Arlington Winnipeg singing seniors choir will hold an easter concert at tomorrow at the Assiniboine Park City of Winnipeg Parks and recreation department will hold step into a Flower display including multicoloured easter and be tween and tomorrow at the Assiniboine Park conservator Norwood school Board meets at monday at 200 marys women aglow evening chapter i hold a dessert and Coffee meet ing at monday at the Dakota motor 1105 marys University of Winnipeg continuing education division will hold a series of noncredit language classes beginning the week of april fee fort Garry women resource Centre will hold free Legal advice for Between 9 and tuesday at the in the Southwood Manitoba Antipoverty Organiza Tion will hold Law free Legal advice on and Between and tuesday at the Volunteer drop in 365 Mcgee seniors Winnipeg arts group will hold a beginners drawing course for tuesday Between and 4 at 610 Portage fee nonmembers Parrot club of Manitoba meets tuesday at at the agricultural service 545 University that girl resumes career after fou year absence Lief its my character is just a believer she believes in her she believes in her dead she believes in her inner and Shes up against this nonbeliever asked which Side of the be Fence Shes More comfortable who was born insists Shes a free i jump she says with a Little it All depends on who carrying the message and where i am that in not sure i believe everything the same Way every while Thomass company is producing a series and a to Pilot for other its also readying a feature film and a to movie for by Hank Gallo new York daily news new York old images die after everything this second generation actress has done since her hit to series went off the air nearly two decades ago the social and political the 1986 Best actress emmy award for her Poi Gnant turn in nobody the 10year marriage to talk show Host Phil Donahue still expects Mario Thomas to rest a flowered parasol on her turn on a lows tacked Heel and Bounce her Way past the Street level billboards in front of Lincoln you look As Good in person As you do on gushes a stranger to Thomas on a Midtown so do Danny Thomass eldest daughter jokingly upbeat the stranger is Little about her has changed since Thomas first took the country by the hair May be a few shades lighter these Days and the trademark flip is ancient history but the skirt is again stylishly the megawatt smile is firmly in place and the spirit is Wiser but still decidedly and its All once again on Public after a fou year acting interrupted Only by her free to be a family special in the 46yearold woman who was that girl is Back on the screen the big this time around in in the a new feminist comedy co starring Elaine this she lean n f thursday answer publicists is about our be Lamb cry baby parental required under age of teenage mutant ninja turtles parental All May attend no coupons accepted lord of the flies parental required under age of 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