This work uses traditional and non-traditional ‘craft’ materials, techniques and tools, shifting identities in the context of art and design. They are reflections on new technologies and materials, the object becomes a prism through which to re-read contemporary culture and better understand its past.
This work begins very early on in the practice as a way of being distinct from normal modes of thinking and making, while focusing on personal narrative, there are also associations of political action as well as a shift away from the self-enclosed artwork or medium to open-ended actions, processes and durational projects.
The presence of the transmitted image has been essential to delivering ideas quickly in different situations the work typically appears in two basic varieties, single-channel and installation. In single-channel works, a video is screened, projected or shown as a single series of images. Installations typically comprise either of an environment made up of several distinct […]
SPECULAR : KARST Gallery Jo Bannon* / Samuel Cook / Peter Quinn Davis / Sarah King / Charlotte Knox –Williams / Hester Reeve / Gabrielle Llewellin / Peter Matthews / Barbara Nicholls / Minou Norouzi / Monica Valcarcel Saez / Wiebke Maria Wachmann Curated by: Karen Roulstone & Andy Klunder Specular brings together the recent […]