Don’t Touch/Please Touch

Don't Touch/Please Touch
Don’t Touch/Please Touch

Don’t Touch/Please Touch, 1994

Collection of the Woodlawn Foundation. Blown glass, stainless steel, and mixed media, 24 x 180 x 12″.

Don’t Touch/Please Touch was created for the exhibition Survivors in Search of a Voice inaugurated at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto in 1995. The artists invited to participate in the exhibition met with breast cancer survivors and learned their stories before creating works that responded to those stories. The exhibiton travelled for four years to numerous venues in an effort to heighten awareness of breast cancer.