Douglas Coupland scans the heads of Canadian shoppers for new large-scale project

In his quest to create a portrait of Canada, artist Douglas Coupland hit the mall – or at least, Canadian department stores. Beginning in 2015, Coupland set up shop at Simons stores across the country, where, using a bank of 3-D printers, he scanned some 1,700 shoppers, who each received a five-centimetre bust.
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Date

June 29 2018
EventExhibit

The National Portrait

Jun 29 2018
Aug 19 2018
Ottawa Art Gallery
50 Mackenzie King Bridge
Ottawa, ON, Canada
K1N 0C5
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