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Art Revolution by Lisa Cyr

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Stephanie Dalton Cowan:

narrative juxtapositions

Pieces of vintage ephemera, tattered and torn cloth, a handwritten letter and a hint of typographic dialogue are cleverly overlapped and juxtaposed with imagery of a bygone era. Without notice, we are drawn in; something catches our eye and our minds start to wander. Our curiosity is piqued and suddenly a vision begins to unfold. We are encouraged to rely on our own imaginative faculties to complete the narrative. This sense of mystery and fascination is at the heart of artist Stephanie Dalton Cowan’s metaphorical, mixed-media works. “When a word, symbol or image is barely exposed, we become naturally curious. There is something alluring and inviting about the unseen,” says the artist. “Much ...

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