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shape/colour/form | Winchester Galleries | January 16 – February 2, 2019

By | January 17th, 2019|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows|

WINCHESTER GALLERIES shape/colour/form January 16 - February 2, 2019 Opening reception: Saturday, January 19, 2:00 - 4:00 pm. View show catalogue: https://www.winchestergalleriesltd.com/collections/shape-colour-form-2019 Infinity Squirrel in window at Winchester Galleries, January 17, 2019 Infinity Squirrel, oil on panel, 30" diameter, 2017

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Squirrel Collection Database

By | January 8th, 2019|Art News, Articles and Media, Squirrealism, Squirrel Database, Squirrel Gift Show|

The Squirrel Collection Database (#squirreldatabase) is a database of objects, photos, and videos containing squirrel imagery gifted to me primarily from 2007 to the present day. One entry, however, is dated from almost a decade earlier. When my grandmother died she bequeathed me a vintage 1970’s Chalkware squirrel-shaped coin bank. Little did I know then, that this [...]

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What a Squirrel Sees, Dichromatic Colour Vision of the Eastern Grey Squirrel

By | December 19th, 2018|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows, Squirrealism, Squirrel Series|

My latest research into the biology of the Eastern Grey Squirrel has led me to discover that they have excellent dichromatic colour vision mediated by green and blue cones. What a Squirrel Sees (2018), simulates the colour vision of the Grey Squirrel as a way to examine the subjective reality of our own senses and [...]

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Sole Train to the Night Market, a partnership between Fluevog Shoes and Arts Community Victoria.

By | November 6th, 2018|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows, Squirrel Database|

Sole Train to the Night Market, a partnership between Fluevog Shoes and Arts Community Victoria. Opening at Fluevog Shoes, 566 Johnson Street Nov 15th at 7-9pm. Show runs until Nov 30. Read more here: http://www.artopenings.ca/sole-train.html Squirrel Shoe: Nature's Natural Gardener Spreading the Seeds, Needle felting wool, reindeer slipper, beach combed timber, locally foraged pine [...]

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Art Toronto 2018, October 26-29 | Fazakas Gallery Booth: C8

By | September 9th, 2018|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows, Squirrealism|

  Preview! Thanks CBC/Radio-Canada for visiting Fazakas Gallery Booth C8 with Carollyne Yardley @carollyneyardley Couzyn Van @zynvh Charlene Vickers @vickers.charlene @colespeck66 Cole Speck Show dates Oct 26-28 see more @art_toronto Tonight is opening night! The official opening of Art Toronto is a unique and important benefit gala for the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO). [...]

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Holy Spirit Wears a Dove Mask II (Commission), 2018

By | August 30th, 2018|Art News, Art of Consumption, Commissions|

My first painting of Holy Spirit Wears a Dove Mask  (2016) sold earlier this year, and another art collector asked if I would create a second oil painting of Holy Spirit Wears a Dove Mask (2018). This painting is slightly different, so each client has a unique version. To view the painting done in 2016, please [...]

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Collaboration with Eastern Grey Squirrels and Crow 06112018

By | June 12th, 2018|Art of Consumption, Miscellaneous, Squirrealism, Work in Progress: The Lab|

My collaboration with the Eastern Grey Squirrels that live in the territory around my house went well yesterday. This video clip is after 4 hours of watching a couple of squirrels pace around all sides. Finally, one juvenile squirrel jumped over the mud border (earth from the garden and tap water) and newsprint and landed on the Strathmore paper to eat a [...]

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SEATTLE ART FAIR August 2-5, 2018

By | June 11th, 2018|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows|

    SEATTLE ART FAIR 2018 The Supper Club (Carollyne Yardley, Rande Cook and Noah Becker) is pleased to announce they will be represented at the Seattle Art Fair via Fazakas Gallery!  Fazakas Gallery will be featuring works by Charlene Vickers, Maria Hupfield, Mark Preston,Carlos Colín, and The Supper Club. The Seattle Art Fair is a one-of-a-kind destination [...]

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Human Hair Squirrel Mask (2012-2018)

By | May 25th, 2018|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows, Uncategorized|

  Self Portrait by Carollyne Yardley. My Hair as a Squirrel Mask, human hair, 2012-2018 My relationship with the Eastern Grey squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis) scampering around my urban garden is constantly evolving. Several years ago, I became curious as to what it would be like to be a squirrel, and have fur on my face. Subsequently, [...]

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Cipher Squirrel, Oil on panel. New series for 2018

By | February 16th, 2018|Art News, Art of Consumption, Squirrealism, Squirrel Series|

Cipher Squirrel, Oil on panel, 36” diameter, 2018.

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