bloodonsilk: labels

 During December 2011 and January 2012 a multi-paned installation was presented on the windows of Davies’ studio at Culture at Work in Pyrmont.

The circles of stained rice paper were arranged and labelled to reference standard laboratory practice,  recording results,  recording the past, and recording history. The circles are also beautiful and reward individual attention. The frame of the cut circle  focuses attentino on the stain within the circle and how that stain interacts with the edge of the circle.  the apparently randomly located manilla cardboard labels hang on string drawing attentino to indiviual circles within the incomplete grid.

Blood on Silk is a three year cross disciplinary collaboration between Dr Peter Domachuk, ARC Postdoctoral fellow, School of Physics, University of Sydney, Dr Lee Anne Hall, UTS, a writer, cultural theorist and arts management academic and a visual artist, Fiona Davies.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s