Patricia Gora

Patricia‌ ‌has‌ ‌exhibited‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ ‌Tina‌ ‌Dolter‌ ‌Gallery‌ ‌in‌ ‌several‌ ‌group‌ ‌shows,‌ ‌and‌ ‌her‌ ‌artwork‌ has‌ ‌been‌ ‌published‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌Newfoundland‌ ‌Quarterly.‌ ‌Her‌ ‌art‌ ‌practice‌ ‌focuses‌ ‌on‌ idea-based‌ ‌installations‌ ‌and‌ ‌creations‌ ‌and‌ ‌themes‌ ‌intertwining‌ ‌politics,‌ ‌advocacy,‌ ‌global‌ ‌perspectives,‌ ‌and‌ ‌death.‌ ‌She‌ ‌works‌ ‌in‌ ‌various‌ ‌mediums‌ ‌such‌ ‌as‌ ‌metal,‌ ‌textile,‌ ‌glass,‌ ‌collage,‌ and ‌digital‌ ‌art.‌ ‌

Together || Apart

Swans represent a natural closeness in nature and the bond shared between a pair of swans is intrinsic and necessary for their survival. This installation realizes the pandemic gaze we have collectively experienced because of the unnatural distancing from people we were intrinsically meant to be physically, emotionally, and socially close with.