SCULPTING NEW READS


"Sculpting New Reads" is the inaugural installation art program at the 2014 iteration of The Word On The Street Toronto --- Canada's biggest book and magazine festival.

Five Toronto-based artists have been paired with 5 Canadian new releases with the challenge to create new works inspired by the themes of their books.

Participating Artists: BAMBITCHELL, Nicholas Crombach, Layne Hinton, Felix Kalmenson and Mark Prier Curated by Labspace Studio Co-Directors John Loerchner & Laura Mendes

Participating Books: BOUNDLESS: Tracing Land and Dream in a New Northwest Passage by Kathleen Winter Quartet for the End of Time by Johanna Skibsrud Walt by Russell Wangersky The Troop by Nick Cutter Moving Forward Sideways Like a Crab by Shani Mootoo

Details: thewordonthestreet.ca/wots/toronto/sculpting