Separation Anxiety - 2002
2 channel video with tripod and rear projection on glass
Duration: 2 minutes, 6 seconds with audio
Dimensions: 3.5 x 3 x 3 m

Inset between wooden studs on an unclad wall is a silent video of a child disappearing into darkness. Projected on the opposite side of the wall, the same child demands her “Mommy”. The projector’s shadow interrupts this image to project the first video.

Carolyn Hew: "Lyla Rye" ZeD TV, CBC Television. Feb 2004 & Jan 2005
Virginia M Eichhorn: "Lyla Rye" Canadian Art Magazine. Summer Issue, 2003
Rhona Wenger: Separation Anxieties (catalogue essay) Grimsby: Grimsby Public Art Gallery, 2002

Exhibition History:
2002 Grimsby Public Gallery (Grimsby)