Swamp by Lucy Selleck

Swamp creates a fantastic natural history terrarium for hyperrealist interspecies voyeurism. Lurking with battered taxidermy animals weathering a nightmarish environment, the creatures attempt to fight back but always remain on the cusp of being physically overwhelmed.

Art Exhibition previously on at ARS Upstairs@The Napier Hotel in Victoria, Australia.
From Thursday 07 June 2012 to Wednesday 27 June 2012
Launch Thursday 07 June 2012, 6-9pm

Swamp by Lucy Selleck image

Published by Lucy on Wednesday 30 May 2012.
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Amongst the tragically heroic chaos and incapacitation, a tiny space begins to open up- enabling a wistful anthropomorphic identification with the inert animal that sits inside us- equally trapped in the malevolent environment of our own physical selves.