Ghostscapes

6 Apr 2014 - 4 May 2014
Fontanelle Gallery, Adelaide.

Artworks in Exhibition

1. The Beginning
1. The Beginning
35cm (W) x 35cm (H)
cotton and found frame
2. Stumped: A family gathering
2. Stumped: A family gathering
Four kangaroo tails, beads, cotton, linen and stuffing + found bill holder and wallpaper
2. Stumped: A family gathering (detail)
2. Stumped: A family gathering (detail)
Four kangaroo tails, beads, cotton, linen and stuffing + found bill holder and wallpaper
3. Swarm Theory: A pale murder
3. Swarm Theory: A pale murder
Clay, handmade glow in the dark beads, beads, cotton, lycra, paint
3. Swarm Theory: A pale murder (detail)
3. Swarm Theory: A pale murder (detail)
Clay, handmade glow in the dark beads, beads, cotton, lycra, paint
4. Canton Deck dreaming: Bound for Port(hole) Misery
4. Canton Deck dreaming: Bound for Port(hole) Misery
Found semco longstitches, cotton, rope, stuffing, bench, paint, lights and lino
4. Canton Deck dreaming: Bound for Port(hole) Misery (detail)
4. Canton Deck dreaming: Bound for Port(hole) Misery (detail)
Found semco longstitches, cotton, rope, stuffing, bench, paint, lights and lino
5. Signs of decline, diverging paths + unstable hazards
5. Signs of decline, diverging paths + unstable hazards
Three elements: 1. Declining handtowel: leather, handmade sequins, found crochet, brass towel hanger, 2. Unstable hazards (wombat hole): towel rack, towel, wool, nightlight, 3. Signs of decline (bunting): felt, rope, fabric, paint, found frame
5. Signs of decline, diverging paths + unstable hazards (detail)
5. Signs of decline, diverging paths + unstable hazards (detail)
felt, rope, fabric, paint, found frame
6. Lure the locals: Gentleman's collectables (decoy, bait, wait, s(t)inker)
6. Lure the locals: Gentleman's collectables (decoy, bait, wait, s(t)inker)
Decoy: linen, foam, felt, cotton and screen. Bait: handmade beads, string, wings. Wait: found stool, kangaroo fur, cotton and handmade rocks. S(t)inker: handmade rocks and cotton (+ wallpaper for installation)
6. Lure the locals: Gentleman's collectables (decoy, bait, wait, s(t)inker) (detail)
6. Lure the locals: Gentleman's collectables (decoy, bait, wait, s(t)inker) (detail)
Decoy: linen, foam, felt, cotton and screen. Bait: handmade beads, string, wings. Wait
7. Drowning B(u)oy (studio photo)
7. Drowning B(u)oy (studio photo)
linen, cotton, card, LED, saddle felt, veneer
7. B(u)oy's washed-up collections
7. B(u)oy's washed-up collections
macramé found and made, shells, beads, buoy, model ketch, audio
9. Grassland(scapes)
9. Grassland(scapes)
Hand-dyed calico, cotton, felt, hessian, hand-dyed string, hand-dyed trim, shelving, indoor/outdoor grass, paint, firescreen, hand-painted hand-blown glass fire lightshades
10. The Elements: Dustbowl, thirsty work + white hot sun
10. The Elements: Dustbowl, thirsty work + white hot sun
From left: white hot sun: terrarium, foam ball, sequins, beads, pins. Dustbowl: glass bowl, photograph, cork, rocks and soil, water. Thirsty work: light and rocks +paint, assorted pedestals, contact, cockatoo feathers, foam ball and light
10. The Elements: Dustbowl, thirsty work + white hot sun (detail)
10. The Elements: Dustbowl, thirsty work + white hot sun (detail)
white hot sun: terrarium, foam ball, sequins, beads, pins.
10. The Elements: Dustbowl, thirsty work + white hot sun (detail)
10. The Elements: Dustbowl, thirsty work + white hot sun (detail)
Dustbowl: glass bowl, photograph, cork, rocks and soil, water.
7. Drowning B(u)oy + B(u)oy's washed-up collections
7. Drowning B(u)oy + B(u)oy's washed-up collections
Drowning B(u)oy: linen, cotton, card, LED, saddle felt, veneer B(u)oy’s washed-up collections: macramé found and made, shells, beads, buoy, model ketch, audio
8. Wobbegong and ever after
8. Wobbegong and ever after
Axminster carpet, leather, vintage trim, LED, plastic, table, stools, light, hessian, paint
11. Exit
11. Exit
70000cm (W) x 45cm (D)
mat and paint
1. The Beginning (studio photo)
1. The Beginning (studio photo)
35cm (W) x 35cm (H)
cotton and found frame


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