North Bay, ON, Canada
Title: Dual (Wooten and Miller)
Label Number: 70
Category: Visual Art
Amanda Burk is a Northern Ontario artist whose practice is situated in drawing. She received her MFA from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Her work has been exhibited throughout North America in such places as Toronto, Montreal, Los Angeles, and New Orleans.
This series of large-scale charcoal drawings on paper, featuring two-headed northern animals, playfully contemplates ideas surrounding cohabitation and symbiotic relationships and was also motivated by ideas around cellular division, conception, and the animal nature of our biology.