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The Paintings of Marilyn Clements, 1990-1994

with Joan Murray

The Robert McLaughlin Gallery
Initial publish date
Jan 1994
  • Paperback / softback

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    Jan 1994
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An abstract painter, Marilyn Clements employs a diversity of forms and colours to express the experience of inner states of consciousness - that of an expanded, highly energetic field. Into this space, geometric forms mix comfortabley with biomorphic and organic ones, and the whole space vibrates with the energy of colour.

About the author

Joan Murray, an independent curator and art historian, is considered one of the most accessible of Canadian art writers and has studied and exhibited Tom Thomson for four decades. Since the late 1960s, she has been a curator of several institutions, including the Art Gallery of Ontario, and director of the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa (1974-99) and the McMichael Canadian Art Gallery in Kleinburg (2005-6). Murray was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy in 1992 and has been honoured with the Senior Award from the Association of Cultural Executives, the Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Ontario Association of Art Galleries and the Order of Ontario. She lives in Toronto, Ontario

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