Road to Somewhere

$700.00

This body of work examines the relationship between worn and discarded textiles, their emotional associations with memory, and the narratives they generate. Each piece represents a unique story, imperfectly remembered, translated into ‘pictures’ of moments in time, and readings of relationships.

The interior of a garment holds the intimacy of the individual who wore it. Stains, fading, holes…the poetry of decay: all are important in my contemplation of memory. The mark of the hand and the imperfections of being human are central to my creative practice.

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This work is one of a selection offered as part of a fundraising effort where

60% OF THE PURCHASE PRICE WILL BE DONATED,

in equal proportion, to both Medicins Sans Frontieres and World Vision Australia, to help ease the suffering of the peoples of Gaza and Ukraine.

The PRICE INCLUDE SHIPPING AND INSURANCE for those I’m unable to deliver myself.

The offer will run for 6 weeks from Friday 8th March until Sunday 21st April 2024.

After that period donation receipts for any proceeds will be published on my social media pages: Instagram, Facebook and Linkedin.

Please consider a purchase.

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Title: Road to Somewhere

Date of production: 2018

Price: $700

Materials: Linen, reclaimed textiles (men’s suiting, vintage lace, silk faille), polyester fill, found pearl beads, thread, hand painted timber frame

Dimensions: 49.5 x 29.5 cm (framed)

 

Other inclusions:

Shipping within Australia (includes insurance, tracking and signature on delivery). For overseas shipping please email for a quote.

Artwork is supplied with a Certificate of Authenticity and is ready to hang

 

Gift wrapping is available for $7 (includes gift wrapping, string and card)