Constructed Worlds, Grace Cossington Smith Gallery, Abbotsleigh, Wahroonga 23 May – 4 July
These photographs document artist’s worktable and examine the rich and varied materials with which they work.
These photographs present an array of materials and objects with which artists work. Sketches, notebooks, diagrams and specimens lie as evidence of their endeavors offering insight into their enquiries and the research that informs their practice. Amidst this abundance of information lie their tools, waiting to be put to good use. The display of multiple texts and images visible allude to the interests and influences that shape their art. It is an accumulation of the artist’s accouterments and the assembling of these within the picture plane that provide different perspectives to their work.