In good faith they waited for gravity

RUA RED, South Dublin Arts Centre

20th June – 18th July 2015

Essay by Eimear Walshe (PDF)

Presenting a series of changing sculptural works, this exhibition and its accompanying essay by Eimear Walshe explored the sculptural potential of language and how empirical forms of knowledge inflect ideas of history, memory and change.

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Freeze, frame, 2015.  Paraffin wax, pollen from a Stargazer lily.  Dimensions variable

 

RelicInReverse6  RelicInReverse

Relic in reverse, 2015.  Plaster, muslin, Indian ink, thread, thimble.  100cm x 75cm x 5cm

 

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Furrow, 2015.  Plaster, wooden dowels, steel, paraffin wax, pollen, drop of milk. 100cm x 5cm x 3cm

 

HeatYield

Heat, yield, 2015.  Microcrystaline wax, one drop of beeswax.  100cm x 3cm x 1cm

 

Pare1   PareDetail

Pare, 2015.  Carved plaster, wood screws.  100cm x 3cm x 2cm; 25cm x 3cm x 2cm

 

Scape1 Scape2

Scape, 2015.  Tissue paper, wooden dowel, thread, pollen from a Stargazer lily.  42cm x 35cm

 

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Warm conduct, 2015.  Aluminium, muslin, paraffin wax, thread, plaster.  Dimensions variable

 

Lineage Lineage2 LineageDetail

Lineage, 2015.  Plaster, muslin.  Dimensions variable