Sainthood

Eirian Chapman

In her first solo exhibition, Eirian Chapman will showcase large-scale print tapestries of female saints across four elements: land, sea, sky and space.

Art Exhibition previously on at Lamington Drive in Victoria, Australia.
From Thursday 02 October 2014 to Saturday 25 October 2014
Launch Thursday 02 October 2014, 6-9pm

The Patron Saint of Drunken Sailors image

Published by Lamington Drive on Saturday 18 October 2014.
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These will be contrasted with a number of smaller prints depicting the icons of the four patron saints Chapman deems worthy of emulation and veneration. Referencing religious iconography and traditional woven wall hangings, she portrays her women as mythological creatures in a contemporary setting – the patron saints of Shiny Things, Drunken Sailors, Interstellar Tennis and Suburban Jungles.