Marion Michell Solo Show

2 to 30  May  2015

International Artist Marion Michell Solo Show

Strands of wishful thinking: Hairlings and other things


Marion Michell’s art touches on childhood, on growing up and its anxieties. It is as much an exploration of memory as of physical experience. Not necessarily concrete memories, more moods and atmospheres, interwoven with elements from myths and fairy tales. The exhibition encompasses assembled objects, re-fashioned heirlooms and photography as well as crocheted outfits which skirt the border of reality as a way of thinking about bodies, bodies that buckle under the strain of difference, and draw their lifeblood from it. 

Artist talk 2 May  via live Skype-link: Saturday 3pm

This talk was recorded. You can listen, and read the transcript here

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Marion Michell in discussion with Amanda Croft

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Marion Michell