Collen Heslin: Needles and Pins Exhibit

I was so happy to be able to visit Colleen Heslin’s exhibit: Needles and PIns at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. The show is on until January 8, 2017 (Galleries 4-5).

Chain of Command by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
Chain of Command by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
Fermi Problems by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
Fermi Problems by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
New Age Mystic by Waterfall by Colleen Heslin
New Age Mystic by Waterfall by Colleen Heslin 2016, Ink and Dye on Cotton
Counterpose by Colleen Heslin 2015, Ink and Dye on Cotton and Linen
Counterpose by Colleen Heslin 2015, Ink and Dye on Cotton and Linen
Counterpose (Detail) by Colleen Heslin 2015, Ink and Dye on Cotton
Counterpose (Detail) by Colleen Heslin 2015, Ink and Dye on Cotton and Linen
Havana Affair by Colleen Heslin 2015, Ink and Dye on Cotton and Linen
Havana Affair by Colleen Heslin 2015, Ink and Dye on Cotton and Linen
Havana Affair (Detail) by Colleen Heslin 2015, Ink and Dye on Cotton and Linen
Havana Affair (Detail) by Colleen Heslin 2015, Ink and Dye on Cotton and Linen
Monochrome by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
Monochrome by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
Log Cabin by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Canvas
Log Cabin by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Canvas
Yea Yea by Colleen Heslin 2015, Dye on Cotton
Yea Yea by Colleen Heslin 2015, Dye on Cotton
Outerlimits by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
Outerlimits by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
Runaway by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Canvas and Linen
Runaway by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Canvas and Linen
Well of Exaggeration by Colleen Heslin 2016, Ink and Dye on Cotton and Canvas
Well of Exaggeration by Colleen Heslin 2016, Ink and Dye on Cotton and Canvas
No Vacancy by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Canvas
No Vacancy by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Canvas
Undulating Waves by Colleen Heslin 2016, Ink and Dye on Canvas
Undulating Waves by Colleen Heslin 2016, Ink and Dye on Canvas
Undulating Waves (detail) by Colleen Heslin 2016, Ink and Dye on Canvas
Undulating Waves (Detail) by Colleen Heslin 2016, Ink and Dye on Canvas
Seafoam by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
Seafoam by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
Seafoam (Detail) by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen
Seafoam (Detail) by Colleen Heslin 2016, Dye on Linen

I encourage you to see Heslin’s show in person. the colours, textures and size of the pieces are best viewed in person. You will be able to see the subtlety of each piece.

To see more of Colleen Heslin’s work, visit her website.