Moira de la Hunty presents a new series of oil paintings portraying human existence in an increasingly difficult world. Through her kaleidoscope of vision there is a sense of uneasy domesticity and psychological rumination underscored by ironic whimsy.
Omnicide examines our everyday cultural practices and habits, and depicts these as geological specimens and museum oddities.
The exhibition highlights societies’ foibles and questions how our epoch will be viewed by future societies, and will they find us culpable for the 6th great extinction event, the Anthropocene?
Artists: Kadri Alekand, Max Ball, Barbara Cotter, Annette Ellson, Blandine Halle, Hannah Jago, Louise Gore Langton, Bethamy Linton, Jill Parnell, Felicity Peters, Brenda Ridgewell, Aaron Seymour, Sultana Shamshi, Jacquie Sprogoe, Claire Townsend, Tineke Van der Eecken, Katrina Virgona, Robin Wells, Alister Yiap, Lynndy Young
Curated by Professor Ted Snell, from work by the Jewellers and Metalsmiths Group WA, COUNTERPOINT groups their approaches into a dynamic exploration of contrapuntal experimentation.