30/08/2012 – Navigating the impermanent

Navigating the impermanent

The Ocean alters,reassembles and disperses.It diversifies and reacts to the constant erosion.The scattered evidence of this is often found lurking among the rocky shores or on expansive sandy beaches.The sea filters and scrambles material remains by disintegration,destruction,decomposition,and decay.

When a ship is wrecked, it suffers many changes of state until the remains eventually reach equilibrium with their environment.Initially,the wrecking process changes it from the human organised form of a working vessel to an unstable state of structure and artefacts underwater.Natural forces act upon it during the wrecking process and continue to act
until equilibrium is reached.

Format of the exhibition Paintings (unframed) mixed media on paper (framed).

Size of space required between 80-100 sq metres

Technical specs None

Catalogue available Yes

Is there a worked out education / outreach programme No Available for artist talk/workshop)

Administration Fees required None

Contact leonardjsheil@eircom.net

Part funded

Available work for this exhibition 25-30 pieces

In keeping with Visual Artists Ireland’s policy we require venues or events to pay artist’s fees for exhibitions.

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