Transparency

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.

Comments:

  • “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.