It all began when students decide we must paint murals ….
Modigliani Dancer [liquid tempera on bedsheet]
Reptiles [acrylic on cement]
Masks Musing with Swordfish [acrylic on cement with plaster strip masks and tie-dyed bedsheets]
When we're painting murals I kind of go into a zone where colour talks. - A student
Inuit inspired Owl - Detail of Bedsheet Mural entitled Winter Birds for mask installation
"Line and colour can give messages that resonate under the skin."
Bed sheet murals are enhanced by bird masks
Masks made of plaster strips ... "I was under the mask for over an hour - it was the best day of my life!" - S
Masks are used to generate character and relationship ...
Students use commentary collected at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education to design and create their mini mural installation.
Mounting pictures of student-made eco-art
Framing in progress
Three out of four 8 x 10 permanent murals mounted in OISE's main hall - based on interviews with faculty and students working in the building ...
Soul of the Sea
Variations are endless ... ecosystems, feminine religions, eagles, hands, trees ... spiced with collaboration and surprise ... on bedsheets and walls ...
Floating Girl ... after Banksy ... the best projects are purely student initiated!