Camilla Hanney was the recipient of the Graduate residency award for 2015. Below are a selection of photographs from her solo show ‘Gathering Dust” at Ormond Studios .
Gathering Dust, a site-specific installation, explores themes of impermanence, cycles, traces and death. It reminds us that we are all but transient beings and our bodies, along with the material world that surrounds us, are in a slow process of returning back to the dust from which we came. The installation’s fragile qualities mirror our own ephemerality, a preciousness that is constantly overlooked.
Published by Ormond Art Studios
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