Paul Roorda's artist talk at the opening of "Rites and Remedies" exhibition, available on YouTube.
Coming soon: "Canary in the Coal Mine" - A solo exhibition of kinetic sculptures, at Hilsbach Kunst Kultur, in Hilsbach, Germany, July, 2014. These whimsical and dark sculptures incorporate clocks, toy canaries, paper boats, first aid kits, weather recording devices, and music boxes to explore our fears of the impending catastrophic effects of climate change.
See some of Paul Roorda's kinetic sculptures on YouTube:
"Icon and Artifact" continues until May 24, 2014, at Doug Adams Gallery, Berkeley, California. This solo exhibition is a collection of icons, reliquaries, encaustic mixed media works and altered books.
Paul Roorda would like to acknowledge the Canada Council for the Arts for a project grant for his work in 2013. He would also like to acknowledge the Ontario Arts Council for its continued financial support of his 2014 projects and exhibitions.