Private, Keep In

$2,630.00
Size:
34cm x 168cm x 63cm
Year:
2018
Medium:
Emulsion Paint, MDF, Blue tinted Acrylic Mirror

Curator's Eye

The contrast between strict, mathematical precision and a joyful palette of bold block colours gives Emily Thomas’ sculptures a unique aesthetic identity. Using her work to explore the importance of architecture and its impact on societies, Thomas’ geometric, structural formations are deeply rooted in their sense of spatiality.

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Private, Keep In is an abstract representation of postmodernist architecture. I made this sculpture during my initial research of the boundaries between interior and exterior space. I studied the use of transparent architectural materials such as glassand two-way mirror and wrote a text exploring the presence of these materials in buildings owned by capitalist institutions. I am still exploring this subject now, as the use of these materials are becoming increasingly more common in modern architectural designs.

Country of Origin: United Kingdom