Tableau Vivant

1995

Gallery SAW, Ottawa, Canada 

 

Supported by Gallery SAW, Ottawa, Canada. A site specific piece where invitations were issued to the patrons of the National Gallery Canada and the Ottawa Art Gallery to attend the opening of Tableau Vivant: Another Piece of Fine Art by Jim Grant. Drinking champagne, and eating canapés, the patrons viewed a large steel dumpster placed in a car park. Images filmed on security cameras were displayed on a bank of monitors located on a busy city intersection.

Funding: Gallery SAW, Ottawa, Canada