Io Palmer 
Access / Excess
Deluge Contemporary Art, Victoria, BC; June 19 through July 20, 2014

A series of pieces created within the last two years that draw  inspiration from the 2010 British Petrol Oil Spill and the excessively lavish garments associated with high end haute couture clothing.
Materials include wood, paint , canvas and sewn plastic and metal pieces found at black hair care stores in Oakland, California, the garment district in Los Angeles, California and markets in Bombay, India


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