Julie Chapdelaine's artwork is on a wall.
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Crossing worth seeing

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"Crossing back and forth, between the two-dimensional format and three-dimensional forms in space. Crossing in and out, between illusionary and actual depth," reads the artist's statement.

Crossing--currently at the University of Calgary's Mezzanine Gallery--is Julie Chapdelaine's personal exploration of forms in space. The series of six reliefs represents seven years of work on Chapdelaine's part, a fact reflected in the intricacy and detail of the pieces.

Crossing is visually intriguing, and draws the viewer in. It's not really eye candy though, more like a balanced eye diet: not as much instant gratification, but much more to digest.