Art and Heritage Online Database

Search our collections [Advanced Search]

Objects

Viewing Record 2814 of 2858
Previous Record  Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List

Washing Line


Collection: Gray's School of Art Collection; Gray's School of Art Sculpture Collection
Object Type: Fine Art: Installation
Artist/Maker: Carter, Cami
Place Made: United Kingdom: Aberdeenshire, Gray's School of Art
Date: 2012
Media/Materials: photographic print, frame, shoe
Dimensions: overall: 36.5 cm x 36 cm
Awards: RGU Sculpture Purchase Award

Description:

Framed photograph of a washing line with a shoe. The image is of a clothes rope or washing line stretched across the foreground with a spring peg holding a black shoe lace. The shoe lace continues from under surface of the photograph, through the lower side of he frame and is attached to a real black plimsoll, which has been stained with white paint or similar.

(See also ABDRG2012.57.1 and ABDRG2012.57.3)


Artist's statement:
"Through a variety of media I explore the interface between reality and representation, solid entity and virtual image, tangible objects and their shadows. To understand and explore the physical world, we employ all different kinds of representation. I examine the boundaries that lie between the real and the unreal. Do the reflections of reality; shadows, images, television, etc. render us enlightened or oblivious?"
Object Number: ABDRG2012.57.2

Related Objects

thumbnail Washing Line
Carter, Cami
2012
View