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BOUCHARD, Sylvie - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOUCHARD, Sylvie - Painter

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Canadian, 20th century, female.

Born in Canada.


When she exhibits her work, Sylvie Bouchard turns it into an installation that forces the viewer to move between the panels of varnished plywood painted on both sides. This invitation to the viewer to move around is further underlined by empty silhouettes that invite us to project our own image as reflections in the varnished panels. Bouchard seeks to engage, not simply

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