David Wityk - FORGOTTEN PLACES post-indistrial landscapes
Forgottten Places: post-industrial landscapes is the first solo exhibition of Winnipeg photo-artist David Wityk and will feature large format photomontages prints and lights boxes that were produced following visits to post-industrial regions in Eastern Europe and North America.
David Wityk is a Winnipeg based photo-artist who uses photomontage to address Industrial History and Urban Geography. Always searching, his work has assumed a global perspective, present bodies of work focus on industrial de-evolution and subway transit systems. Wityk has a BFA in photography from the University of Manitoba’s School of Fine Art and is an Winnipeg associate of the Two-Six Art Club. He has received grants from the Canada Council for the Arts, Manitoba Art Council and the Winnipeg Arts Council. Work images can be viewed at www.flickr.com/photos/wityk/, or goldencityfineart.blogspot.com.