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Gordon Lebredt

Gordon was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba in 1948.
He passed away in Toronto, on February 26, 2011.

Gordon Lebredt: Nonworks 1975-2008
The Centre for Contemporary Canadian Art and Plug In Editions, Winnipeg have co-published a retrospective of the extensive unrealized proposals of Gordon Lebredt.

Gordon Lebredt: Nonworks 1975-2008 is being distributed by Art Metropole, Toronto.

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 Lebredt, Gordon. "Working title: Between Event and Institution." 1999
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "Excorporation(s), states of preservation, points of becoming: movement and indetermination in the work of Sally Späth." 2003
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "From whichever end one takes in: Nestor Krüger’s theatre of the analogue."
(Some preliminary thoughts on Analog: three cameras through a model of Haus Wittgenstein.)
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "Some Preliminary Comments Concerning an Exhibition Titled Milieu: of the order of presentation."
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "View from the Gallery Window: the “pretended form”—a clear case of exclusion?."
[unpublished 1982]
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "With respect to an open letter." 2002
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "Overruns: Garry Neill Kennedy's Fast, Free & Easy: a story of colour." 2003
[September 5-October 18, 2003, goodwater, Toronto]
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "Some Bad Timing 2: Yam Lau's 'landscape as dis-location 1." 2008
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "Arlene Stamp: Red Works." M5V Magazine 1.1
[Fleck Clerestory Gallery, The Power Plant]
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "Forcing Pleasure (and the excess of vision): mourning ‘place’—Ron Martin’s All in Ones."
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "On The Secret Life of Objects ." unpublished
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 Lebredt, Gordon. "Visitations: image, figure, and the other side of the phenomenon."
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Art work
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His works can be viewed from his Artist profile page.

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