Adorn examines the motivating factors behind the selection
of objects used to adorn oneself and what these objects reveal about ourselves.
The objects in this exhibition defy the phenomenon of fast fashion and
relentless consumption; their importance lingers.
Ten selectors have been invited to present objects they use to adorn
themselves and their surroundings. Through selection these objects are imbued
with importance and reveal information about the personalities, interests and
personal histories of each selector. These objects vary in value, craftsmanship
and materials but all hold special meaning for each participant. Through the
selectors’ choices ten unique ways of seeing and experiencing the world will be
Adorn features the personal stories and stylings of Bianca
Bulley, Mel Brady, Elisa Jane Carmichael, Deborah Fisher, Andrea Higgins,
Elizabeth Kingston, Bianca Mavrick, Cynthia Morton, Grace Oryem, Kaye Parish.
Exhibition developed by Moreton Bay Regional Council.
1 December 2018, 10.30am.
Image credit: L-R: Grace Oryem, Elizabeth Kingston, Andrea Higgins, Cynthia Morton. Photographs courtesy of Savannah Van Der Niet.
01 December 2018 - 06 February 2019
Monday to Saturday: 10.00am - 4.00pm
Caboolture Regional Art Gallery - 4 Hasking Street, Caboolture
Caboolture Regional Art Gallery
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