Hack The House

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Moon Gate by Wanru Kemp

Six paintings created by Wanru Kemp.

When

Thursday, Sept 14 | 12pm-7pm
Friday, Sept 15 | 12pm-10pm
Saturday, Sept 16 | 11am-10pm
Sunday, Sept 17 | 11am-5pm

Where

Contemporary Calgary
701 11 St SW
Calgary, AB

Feast your eyes on the incredible landscape paintings of artist Wanru Kemp’s Moon Gate project at Beakerhead!

From the artist: “Initiated in 2017, my Moon Gate project draws inspiration from the circular doors of Suzhou gardens. The use of white negative space on the paper symbolizes a division between reality and another realm of time and space. Through the circles, I intend for viewers to experience the same sensations I felt—the little, delightful excitements of peering through the circular doors.”