WHAT’S NEXT ON QUEEN’S PARK? AN 11-FOOT-TALL VESSEL WITH LEGS AT THE GARDINER

Microsoft Word - A.docxTORONTO artist Shary Boyle recently won the Gardiner Museum’s sculpture competition. Competing with 60 entrants from across the country, she beat them all. Ms. Boyle, no stranger to gallery and museum goers in the city, uses ceramics in surprising ways, and this huge vase with legs definitely qualifies.

sharyboyle1The piece will appear in 2017, sharing space with Jun Kaneko’s head in front of the Gardiner.  The artist says “It’ll be quite looming, with some kind of pop appeal and vintage Canadiana patterns.”