21st Jun – 17th Aug 2013
All Visual Arts will by displaying the works of three international artists Dolly Thompsett (featured top) Julie Heffernan (featured bottom left) and Haruko Maeda, whose works draw on a rich body of myth, fable and art history to evoke the spirit of Magical Realism.
The term ‘Magical Realism’ is broadly descriptive rather than critically rigorous, described as “what happens when a highly detailed, realistic setting is invaded by something ‘too strange to believe'”. This strangeness and painstaking detail draws a compelling parallel between the artists, drawing out the dark narratives woven throughout our everyday experience.
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