a mapping of language/culture; history/memory; emotion/truth

July 2nd- August 1st, Opening August 2nd 6-8pm: Melanie Wolfe and Lenni Morkel-Kingsbury; Axioms/Idioms: a mapping of language/culture; history/memory; emotion/truth... a collection of individual and collaborative artist books and charts which utilise the metaphor of mapping as a means of exploration of the subjective nature of language.

Art Exhibition previously on at Hand Held Gallery in Melbourne precinct, Victoria, Australia.
From Thursday 02 July 2009 to Saturday 01 August 2009
Launch Thursday 02 July 2009, Thursday 2 July 6-8pm Mon-Sat 12-5pm until 1st August

Axioms/Idioms image

Published by anonymous on Tuesday 02 June 2009.
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Maps and charts are propositions of truth. They are axioms that we accept as being, somehow,
self evidently true.
 Stumbling through both real and imagined psychological geographies, 
we explore the subjective nature of language.
Given the incongruities that exist between the map and what it represents, we discover that we are never exactly where we believe ourselves to be…


Hand Held Gallery
Suite 18 (upstairs) Paramount Arcade
108 Bourke street, Melbourne 3000