August 18 – September 30, 2017
Exhibiting in our window space, All of the words of the words will find words., is a drawn mural that will fill the space from floor to ceiling. The hands can be a powerful communicative tool. A wave can confer a title, a shake can cement a deal, and a point can admonish. Hand gestures can be a metaphor for power, transformation, success, and failure, especially in politics were showmanship trumps honesty, and reality merges with theatre where the body speaks loudly.
Amy Modahl was born in Minnesota and raised in Wisconsin before moving to Vancouver in 2000. She has since relocated to the BC interior and teaches in Linguistic Anthropology and Anthropology at the UBCO in Kelowna, and Okanagan College in Vernon. Modahl lives and works in Salmon Arm, BC.