Jo-Anne Balcaen

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  • Photo of artwork by Jo-anne Balcaen

    Presented at eyelevel gallery, 2001

  • Photo of artwork by Jo-anne Balcaen
  • Photo of artwork by Jo-anne Balcaen

    Presented at theWarehouse Gallery, Syracuse NY

  • Photo of artwork by Jo-anne Balcaen

Blow

2001 Balloons

Blow uses balloons as an instantly recognizable sign for happiness and celebration, and as a symbolic barometer of waning emotions. Over the course of the exhibition, the balloons gradually deflate, wither and droop, transforming the once ebullient heart shape into a pathetic and humorous form.


Blow utilise les ballons autant comme symbole de bonheur et de célébration que de baromètre symbolique d’un éventuel déclin d’affection lorsque ceux-ci se dégonflent et se flétrissent avec le temps.

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