Exploring The Liminal
Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh. September 2018
Exploring The Liminal brings together two main bodies of work “In The Broken Places”, which is a response to my heart attack, and some selected pieces from my various transitional spaces series, including “In Praise Of Shadows”. As the title suggests, the common theme is of seeking beauty in the transience of places, things and life itself.
In The Broken Places
The main focus of the exhibition is the In The Broken Places project and finding a way to make it work in the gallery space, was always going to be a challenge. And so, I arrived on the first day of installation armed with sketches and ideas, knowing full well that I would probably have to start from scratch and indeed I did… and at the end of that day, I had hung only three pictures, but I knew what I was going to do.
The two unframed images and my ECG were not really late additions as I had