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Pond Life

By 10 October 2012September 12th, 2019No Comments

New paintings by Melanie MacDonald

On display from 10 October – 18 October 2012

Closing Reception Thursday 18 October 7-9pm

The old pond
A frog jumped in
Ker plunk-

– Allen Ginsberg’s translation of
Matsu Basho’s Frog Haiku

This latest series of paintings documents life around a pond and bush-lot on my in-laws’ property in the Upper Ottawa Valley.
The subjects include plants, insects, birds, mammals, fish, reptiles, and amphibians.

Niagara Artists Centre is located on the ancestral lands of the Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe peoples.

This territory is covered by the Upper Canada Treaties and is within the land protected by the Dish with One Spoon Wampum agreement