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Inspired Art Film: Phoebe Tsang and David Latreille

By Tightrope Books | December 14th, 2010 | Print This Post | Email This Post | Leave a Comment

The Montreal-based artist and filmmaker, David Latreille, created a video inspired by Phoebe Tsang’s poem, “Recurring Highway Incident,” from her collection of poetry, Contents of a Mermaid’s Purse.  The video features Latreille re-inventing an Absolut Vodka bottle into a work of art by following the poem’s theme of repetition and inscribing it in and around the object. 

For an intriguing journey into another artist’s creative process, click this link:

http://www.davidlatreille.com/Absolut_Recurring_Highway_Incident.html

For more information on David Latreille and his portfolio, click this link:
http://www.davidlatreille.com/David_Latreille.html

To purchase Phoebe Tsang’s collection of poetry, Contents of a Mermaid’s Purse, click this link:
http://tightropebooks.com/contents-of-a-mermaids-purse-phoebe-tsang/