Juxtapose. 3rd -5th August 2012.
Juxtapose is an intriguing, contemporary exhibition showcasing the talents of emerging artists Sarah Crew and Kymberly O‘Carroll-Fitzpatrick.
Crew, a fine art photographer and O’Carroll-
A humorous thread runs throughout the exhibition, illuminating their frank and playful exploration of topical subjects, which results in a collaborative piece they designed specifically, aptly titled “Juxtapose”
Crew’s photography discusses the passing of time and literal notions of the term “pearls of wisdom” bringing an alternative response of ways to produce economic stability. These pearls are used by the cockerel as he assumes they contain the answers, whilst her other character ensures the beauty of pearls is always upheld whist she keeps a watchful eye on the clock.
Where Crew takes a more symbolic approach to pearls in her images, O’Carroll-
Crew has a relish for contemporary story telling, and clearly demonstrates an ability to create work which comments on current situations with a thoughtfulness and delicacy, displayed through her photographic talents. O’Carroll-
'Juxtapose' will be showing at The Rag Factory (http://www.ragfactory.org.uk/
10am - 6pm.
Private View : Thursday 2nd August from 6pm.