Barb Choit

Barb Choit is a contemporary artist based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Her work explores practices of collecting as carried out by individuals, communities, and institutions. Her major artworks have all involved cultivating and maintaining collections of objects and images. She presents these collections in a variety of media—as photographs, installations, performances and drawings. Her recent works further explore connections between art history, advertising, and commerce.

Biography

Barb Choit
Vintage Slingback Sandals Size 7.5 | Yellow 1970s Block Heel Sandal | 70s Boho Chunky Women’s Leather Sandal | La Valleé | Made in Canada
2016
Archival Pigment Print
24 x 18”

 

 

 

Barb Choit, Vintage 80s White Woven Kitten Heels | Size 6 | Retro Bay Club Low Pumps | Women's Shoes 2016 Archival Pigment Print 26 x 26”
Vintage 80s White Woven Kitten Heels | Size 6 | Retro
Bay Club Low Pumps | Women’s Shoes
2016, Archival Pigment Print, 26 x 26”
Edition of 3/2AP

 

 

 

 

 

 

Barb Choit
Barb Choit, Vintage 80s Cherry Red Pumps | 3 Inch Heels | Size 7 US / 37 – 38 Euro | Women’s Dress Shoes, 2015
Archival pigment print
18 x 18 inches

 

 

 

 

 

Barb Choit
Bally Yellow Heels With Floral Detail | Women’s Size 7.5 | Vintage 1980s Pumps | Leather Shoes | Made in Italy, 2015
Archival pigment print
24 x 24 inches

 

 

 

 

 

Barb Choit
Shoe #2, 2015, Fujifilm FP-100c instant film, 3.25 x 4.25 inches

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Barb Choit
I Don’t Have an Attitude Problem, You Have A Perception Problem #1
2011, Archival Pigment Print on Canvas, 36 x 36 inches, 91.5 x 91.5 cm

 

 

 

 

 

Barb Choit
Barb Choit, Patrick Nagel, Untitled, Laser Jet Print on Adhesive Paper, Bleach Bath, 2009, digital c-print, 24 3/4 x 18 1/4 inches, 63 x 46 cm.

 

 

Barb Choit
Accessioned Object DM.0055 (Johnson Bros Birds), Obverse And Reverse Views, 2007, digital c-print, 30 x 20 inches, 76 x 51 cm.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Barb Choit
Accessioned Object DM.0061 (Villeroy and Bosch), Obverse And Reverse Views, 2007, digital c-print, 30 x 20 inches, 76 x 51 cm.