Stephanie Freda Leigh


Art Exhibition previously on at RMIT:ART:INTERSECT in Victoria, Australia. Published by anonymous on Wednesday 16 August 2017. Friday 06 October 2017 to Thursday 16 November 2017. Opening Thursday 05 October 2017 5-7pm.

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Boobies is a moving sculptural installation, made of timber, paint and springs, which investigate the spectacle, the female breast and touch. Through explorative participatory touch, the “suspended painting” is visually transformed into a fascinating visual experience, hovering between the bodily and the object.

Stephanie Leigh is a Melbourne based artist. Working with painting, sculpture and installation, Leigh’s work draws on tropes of the historical and modernist canon such as the reclining pose, ideas about beauty, the naked fetish and cultural and political oppression. These concepts in her works are reconfigured in her contemporary practice to uncover modes of resistance and change that renegotiate female objectification.


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