"Sculpting New Reads" is the annual installation art program at The Word On The Street Toronto --- Canada's biggest book and magazine festival. [Full Details: thewordonthestreet.ca/toronto/festival/ongoing-initiatives/sculpting-new-reads/ ]
Four contemporary artists have been paired with four Canadian new releases with the challenge to create new works inspired by the themes of their books.
See their finished installations at the Sculpting New Reads tent at The Word On The Street Toronto at Harbourfront Centre, September 27, 2015, 11am-6pm. The exhibition will also be on display at the International Festival of Authors at Harbourfront Centre from October 22 - November 1.
Participating Artists: Catherine Lane, Steve Newberry, Timeanddesire (St.Marie & Walker) and Hoda Zarbaf. Curated by Labspace Studio Co-Directors John Loerchner & Laura Mendes.
Participating Books: Cauchemar by Alexandra Grigorescu, Undermajordomo Minor by Patrick deWitt, Alone Against the North by Adam Shoalts, The Scorpion Rules by Erin Bow.