Simeon & She, at the Musee des Beaux Arts de Montreal

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Painting:

by Kehinde Wiley, born in Los Angeles in 1977

‘Simeon the God Receiver’ 2015 Oil on canvas.

Sculpture:

by Valerie Blass, born in Montreal in 1967

‘She was a big success’ 2009 Polystyrene wood, synthetic hair vinyl paint.

 

Any thoughts behind the display of these two art works facing one another?

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