Transparency was a collaboration with Korinna McRobert and was part of the Leytonstone Arts Trail 2013, which ran from 6 July – 14 July. We installed the work – my grid pieces and Korinna’s stills – in a playful, experimental response to the site and to each other’s work and within the existing collection of ceramics, paintings, mirrors, books, …
“The playfulness really comes out” (Emilie Kengmo Chappatte)
Regarding play, there is an interesting essay on Huizinga and games here in which he critiques quantitative and functional explanations of play:
The essential function of play is the modulation of experience.
- “Thank you for a lovely exhibition yesterday – your work is beautiful!” (Malene Sheppard Skaerved)
- Lovely show congratulations to both of you! (Joanna Jones)
- “Love the exhibition, great works (Alma Tischler Wood)
- “Very delicate, intricate and contextually sensitive work” (Jonathan Bentall)
Thanks to Aska Welford for the photography.