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I Love Thee Dear - 1996

Plaster excavation | Audio installation

1.2 x 2.1 x 2.4 m

Photo Credit: Lyla Rye

In an old tavern bathroom, an oval of plaster has been removed where a mirror would once have been placed. The sink basin beneath is piled with shards of plaster from the cutout. The sound of a melodramatic love song from the 1920's emerges from the toilet sung in the voice of an elderly woman.

Exhibition History:
1996 Duke-u-menta: Duke of Connaught Tavern bathroom (Toronto)