Swing Stage - 2011
Video projection with wood, steel chain, vinyl & plexiglass
Duration: 5 minutes, 8 seconds with stereo audio
Dimensions of platform: 3 x 7.2 x 4.7 m
Photo Credit: Isaac Applebaum

A platform suspended just above the floor by chains that mimic the exposed metal roof trusses. The viewer is invited to step up onto the reflective black stage to see a video projected on a plexiglass circle.

Etienne Turpin: Lyla Rye (catalogue essay) Toronto: Koffler Gallery, 2011
Terence Dick: "Lyla Rye at Olga Korper" Akimblog. July 19, 2011
Leah Sandals: "At The Galleries" National Post. July 30, 2011
Manori Ravindran: "Big Suspenders" National Post. August 5, 2011
Catherine Osborne: "High Art" Azure Magazine Online. August 2, 2011
Tess Edmonson: "Lyla Rye: A Platform for Ideas" Canadian Art Online. August 11, 2011

Exhibition History:
2011 Olga Korper Gallery, Koffler Gallery Offsite Project (Toronto)