Fly Away Home
Oil on Canvas
30" x 24"
About the Work
This abstract painting is about going home, home being that place “where if you go there, they have to take you in.” The colours are soft and warm as memory, the space is dreamlike, the journey is of the heart.
About the Artist
Margaret Glew lives & paints in Toronto. Using a personal language of form and gesture, she makes intuitive, layered abstracts that investigate natural cycles and the transitory nature of the material world.
She is represented in Toronto by Engine Gallery, and in Atlanta by the Lowe Gallery Her work was exhibited at the Toronto International Art Fair in each of the last four years, and in July, 2007, she was one of eight Canadian artists chosen to exhibit in “Parca, Canada in New York”, at the 511 Gallery in Chelsea. Her work is in a number of public and corporate collections, including the City of Toronto Archives, the City of Scarborough Art Collection, and the Richmond Hill Public Library.