"Walls of Intrigue and Cabinets of Curiosity"
Tracey Nelson, "Walls of Intrigue and Cabinets of Curiosity," 2010, various media, installation view.
Victoria artist Tracey Nelson mobilizes her fondness for handcrafted sock monkeys to consider craft, collecting, play theory and DIY culture in Walls of Intrigue and Cabinets of Curiosity. It features monkeys large and small as well as drawings, paintings and furniture upholstered with repurposed sweaters.
January 24 to March 30, 2014 at the Mendel Art Gallery in Saskatoon.