4-19 August 2017

Matt(er)ed Memory

Jodi Woodward

Opening Event: Friday 4 August 6-8pm

Artist Talks: Saturday 19 August 3-5pm

“Our present is the materiality of our life, it is unique for each moment of duration.”
(Bergson, H. 1911)

The physicality and alchemy of this drawing investigation, uses steel and paper to contest the delicate and volatile relationship between the two mediums. Drawn with plasma and molten ash this performative record evidences time, chance and endurance, challenging notions of survival and wholeness.

Image: Jodi Woodward, Plate 1 (detail), 2017, 5mm mild steel and ink. 30 x 60cm. Photo: Eliza McInnes