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Tighnabruich Gallery | Jane Hunter | Hush
July 28, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - September 2, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
A new body of work which looks at this remote area from a different perspective and considers different aspects of how the landscape has been formed. Using geological and topographical data to express the physicality of shapes and forms, alongside conservational research to interpret the impact of weathering and erosion on the landscape. To find out more about Jane, click here
‘Hush’ the quiet nature of the area, in terms of population, gentle sounds of wildlife, a feeling of tranquility, sheltered bays and inlets, peaceful contemplation.
‘Hush’ soft, warm, natural wool with a thickness and texture which absorbs sound, reminiscent of grass or moss underfoot absorbing footsteps.
The artworks being exhibited are constructed using natural Scottish textiles, cut and stitched using hand and free machine embroidery. Taking inspiration from maps, charts and scientific diagrams, the works will invite the viewer to ask questions of the landscape, create a deeper understanding and connection to place.
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