Invoking Venus

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Red Crossbill and Green Afternoon Dress © Catherine Stewart

Through May 5, the Beaty Biodiversity Museum in Vancouver is featuring Invoking Venus, Feathers and Fashion. This exhibition features images by Catherine Stewart and accessories from the clothing collections of Claus Jahnke and Ivan Sayers. Through images of bird plumage and vintage fabrics and accessories of humans, Stewart explores the use of colour, pattern and adornment in courtship rituals.

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