I have been collecting and documenting fragments of wire from Leslie Spit, an artificial land spit which is part of the City of Toronto, and that extends into Lake Ontario. The Spit was created from the dumping of the remains of demolished downtown buildings and lake dredgings circa 1950 to 1990. The Spit has naturalized over the decades and is now home to Ringbill Gull and Cormorant colonies, egrets, deer, rabbit, coyotes and other urban wildlife. The wire as a representation of history and memory of the City is what interests me. I am also fascinated by the reshaping of the wire from the demolition process and the Spit environment over the decades of water and ice. The work is shown as individual images and as grids. This project is ongoing.

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