Mary Bogdan
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  • Montreal, Quebec
  • Canada
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What kind of art do you do?
Art... I am a “glaneuse”, a gleaner… In scrap heaps of abandoned or demolished buildings, alleyways and flea markets, I find rare treasure. Garbage. Remnants of wood and metal, books, boxes, old paintings, all that have been discarded are interesting to me. | My work deals with obsolescence. Each “found” object has out-lived its time and has therefore been scrapped. Dead. I rescue and assemble them with collected items from my own past. I sense the object’s energy guiding its reincarnation to a higher purpose. Art. | These artifacts that have chosen me, tell stories of where they have been, where I have been, where I am and where I am going. Stories of passion and anger, strength and weakness, love, hate and fear. Revealing me to me.
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marybogdan.com
What is the guiding principle in your art?
I am a mixed media artist who paints, creates 3D assemblages, photography, video & produces limited edition prints. Recently, I had my third book published. A graphic designer by profession, I am co-founder and partner of Crayon Design & Communication, a Montreal-based graphic design firm, with husband artist/photographer, Sol Lang.

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A Book About Death: An International Art Project: Call For Work

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A Book About Death
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at 10:00am
Saturday, May 8, 2010 at 5:00pm
Y Tabernacl, MOMA Wales
Heol Penrallt
Machynlleth, United Kingdom




‘A BOOK ABOUT DEATH ‘
International art project



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THE TABERNACLE



MOMA WALES, MACHYNLLETH



27 APRIL – 8 MAY… Continue

Posted on February 18, 2010 at 9:38pm — 2 Comments

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At 10:41am on February 16, 2017, Michael Wilson said…
I love your works, keep it up !!! Fantastic
At 2:21am on May 4, 2014, Lubomyr Tymkiv said…

The first international exhibition of "collage art" in Ukraine
Welcome to show your vision Art Collage & Assemblage (newspaper clippings, ribbons, bits of colored or handmade papers,
portions of other artwork or texts, photographs and other found objects, glued to a piece of paper or canvas).
Only original works will be accepted, works will not be returned.
The exhibition is online http://collage--art.blogspot.com. All works will also be exhibited in the gallery "Tymutopiyapres"
a non-commercial gallery located in Lviv, Ukraine:
http://tymutopiyapres.blogspot.com
Deadline: 1 september 2014.
Size: 14.8 X 21 cm (A5).
Documentation (hand made) for all participants.
send to:
"collage art"
A/C 9875, Sadivnycha 19/1,
79038, Lviv, Ukraine.

At 7:20pm on May 29, 2011, Stephen Mead said…
Feelings stir while looking and looking...
At 1:09pm on February 21, 2010, Arthur Comings said…
Hi, Mary -- thanks for the support. I really like what you're doing, too. I've got to show you a big collage that I did recently, "These worried blues ain't bad" -- it's eerily like some of the work that you have posted. Post some more stuff, will you?
At 7:37am on January 6, 2010, Angela Davies said…
Hi Mary, pleased to meet you.
You have some really beautiful and intriguing work here.
Angela
At 1:17am on January 4, 2010, Mara Thompson said…
Hi Mary-- I'd be pleased to send you a postal greeting... send me your mail address or send same to Mara Thompson, 734 Cedar Street, Apt A, Santa Monica, CA 90405

Best, MT
 
 
 

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