Warm-Hot Intergalactic Medium (WHIM)
A solo show by current artist in residence, Anna Hughes.
at Copenhagen Place
Hughes is moving towards an ideal. Like the children of the first wave of hippies and new-agers, she is searching for a faded sense of harmony, order and balance. The fulcrum on which she is poised is fragile, perhaps untenable. Allowing ideological ghosts room to gather on her canvases, Hughes’ painterly gestures are muddy and vague. Processes of staining and soaking create surfaces which point towards the cosmological, but which are decidedly flat and impenetrable. An esoteric look, framed as a painting with elegant proportions. The results are experimental, indeterminate textures which move away from the familiar territories of her practice and into the milky way…
Preview: Thursday 14 June, 6pm-9pm
Open by appointment 15 - 16 June 2012
86 Copenhagen Place