bert leveille home page

bert leveille "the END is the beginning"
art installation

bert_leveille "the END is the Beginning" Press Kit

leveille interacts with the installation
photo by David Sharringhausen

"the END is the beginning" – an art installation with back lighting behind the white plastic acrylic painted panels and an animated video at the end of the gallery space.

Sampling of this art installation exhibit “the End is the beginning”
is on vimeo:
https://vimeo.com/149207427

AND on the Old Courthouse Arts Center facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/www.oldcourthouseartscenter.org/
videos/439966872870728/?video_source=pages_finch_main_video

panoramic view of installation "the END is the beginning"

Panographic view of "the END is the beginning" with ANIMATION at the end of the gallery.
“the End is the beginning" ANIMATION can be seen at: https://vimeo.com/143490938

ANIMATION at end of gallery reflected in panels on the right
“the End is the beginning” ANIMATION can be seen at: https://vimeo.com/143490938

leveille in exhibit
photo by David Sharringhausen

bert leveille ARTIST STATEMENT for "the END is the beginning"

I am exploring consciousness. My experiences filter through me and connect me.
Light, motion, human-like figures not necessarily human – painting this alternate world (connected to and reflective of my familiar world) jolts my perceptions.
I strive to take the viewer to a place that allows them to reflect on their relationship to their world.
This installation deals with beginnings and endings. What may appear to be an end may be a beginning. I search for kernels of hope amidst adversity; spirit surpassing challenges; connections, compassion and empathy rather than discord ...