Investigating alternate perspectives is a common thread within my work. The aspiration of my “Planet Earth” series is to encapsulate both a macro satellite viewpoint of the earth while simultaneously give the illusion of minerals on a micro level within each painting.

ABOUT NORAH BORDEN

Norah Borden is a Canadian artist. She has traveled extensively and draws upon these experiences as inspiration for her practice. As a graduate of the OCAD University, Norah has exhibited her work across Canada and internationally. Her work can be found in numerous private and corporate collections, and her paintings are a part of the Vancouver General Hospital and BC Children’s Hospital permanent public art collection.

  • NORAH BORDEN

    “Although borders separate and define everything from our natural resources to cultural attitudes, there is far more that we share in the world than that which divides us.”

    NORAH BORDEN
  • JAMES B. IRWIN (APOLLO 15)

    “As we got farther and farther away it diminished in size. Finally it shrank to the size of a marble, the most beautiful marble you can imagine. That beautiful, warm, living object looked so fragile, so delicate, that if you touched it with a finger it would crumble and fall apart. Seeing this has to change a man…”

    JAMES B. IRWIN (APOLLO 15)
  • PABLO PICASSO

    “The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider’s web.”

    PABLO PICASSO