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James Dugas

Untitled 1-20

2003

This play is a reflection on the (im)possibility of accepting diversity and the other. The fragmented body of the neoplasm—the fruit of unstable conditions—overcomes barriers, loves and denies itself and others, wanders around, forgetting its profession. It frequently and with pleasure divides, goes through dangerous palpation, questions the possibility of contact with the experience of the other. Poorly brought up but very successful, it invites us to a trans-species transition.

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James Dugas is an artist and an art handler. Four series of his paintings are hung promiscuously on a white wall. They have been in preparation over some five years and outline his explorations of paint, form and color during that time. Acrylic paint is both the medium and the support.

Exhibition

Gestures 4: March 2 – April 6, 2003

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