Image
Kendell Geers
BE:LIE:VE, 2002
Neon sign
210 x 736 x 4 cm
Courtesy of the artist and
Stephen Friedman Gallery

Standing stentorian against the skyline, the Auto Building, at ten storeys, is the tallest structure on Sterling Road. The new Museum of Contemporary Art occupies five floors and opens its doors, with fortitude and luck, on September 22, to reclaim our air from an exhaust-fumed past. The building is quite beautiful in its industrial cloak and has interesting curved support pillars within. The location is superb, as the surrounding area is characterized by creative endeavours such as circus companies, design firms, and studios of artisans and artists.

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