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Animal hide, linen thread, wadding (2013)

60 x 55 x 15cm (approx, variable)


This experimental drawing takes the notion of the transformation of an object from three dimensions to two dimensions and then back into three dimensions (animal > hide > object). The drawing is suspended by the same thread which draws the sides together. The work suggests a chrysalis, further alluding to stages of transformation and hinting at the passage of time, another recurring theme in my work.

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