Torn Apart: exploring emotional barriers

7th – 19th October 2020
Lansdown Gallery, Stroud

This body of work explores the expression of the emotions of life, loss and grief and the experiences of acceptance and peace through the metaphor of cloth: tearing staining, mending and stitch.

Click on the thumbnail images for enlargements of the works in the exhibition. Below the thumbnails are detail videos of each work.

The exhibition booklet is available to view online – it contains images of the work in the exhibition, an essay explaining the thinking behind the work and a foreword by Professor Catherine Harper, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, University for the Creative Arts. Click here to view booklet.

Shredded
 
The Sorrow and The Pity
 
Tangled
 
Wall
 
Mended
 
Embedded
 
Wall of Memory
 
Restored
 
12 Weeks of Isolation
 
Resurfaced