Elissa Cristall Gallery

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Elissa Cristall Gallery is open by appointment. We’re available by phone or email anytime: 604 730-9611, info@cristallgallery.com

In light of the current health crisis, we have moved all of the gallery’s activities online.  From March 28 – April 18, 2020, the Gallery will host a virtual exhibition of paintings by Randall Steeves titled “COLLIDER” while our physical space is temporarily closed.

Randall Steeves | COLLIDER | MARCH 28 – APRIL 18, 2020

Randall Steeves’ paintings celebrate the complexity of the natural world. The paintings are made from encaustic, a beeswax based paint that is heated and brushed onto the canvas where it hardens immediately. The process results in a complex surface that can be read as a chronology of the painting’s construction and a record the painter’s physical presence and actions.

Viewing this work, one is reminded of John Cage’s famous dictum that […]