Made to Measure

From Tue 22 October 2019
Until Sun 17 November 2019
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Australia

Free
Accessible
10/22/2019 10:00am 11/17/2019 5:00pm Made to Measure Painters Polly Hollyoak and Olga Tsara collaborate for the first time in Made to Measure. For this exhibition, the artists expand on their artistic practice to present a series of dresses based on the designs of their paintings. The purpose-created dresses will be exhibited alongside their source paintings, together commenting on consumerism, fashion, fetishism and feminism, with the gallery itself transforming into a mini fashion parade. Hollyoak and Tsara also team up with other Melbourne artists to create engaging and topical works that speaks to the current trend of fashion houses appropriating art. Featuring: Polly Hollyoak and Olga Tsara Image: HOLLYOAK, Polly and TSARA, Olga, Dress mock-up (2018), digital image, dimensions variable, © image courtesy of the artists. Town Hall Gallery opening hours   Tuesday to Friday 10am - 5pm Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm Monday and public holidays closed , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

Painters Polly Hollyoak and Olga Tsara collaborate for the first time in Made to Measure. For this exhibition, the artists expand on their artistic practice to present a series of dresses based on the designs of their paintings. The purpose-created dresses will be exhibited alongside their source paintings, together commenting on consumerism, fashion, fetishism and feminism, with the gallery itself transforming into a mini fashion parade.

Hollyoak and Tsara also team up with other Melbourne artists to create engaging and topical works that speaks to the current trend of fashion houses appropriating art.

Featuring: Polly Hollyoak and Olga Tsara

Image: HOLLYOAK, Polly and TSARA, Olga, Dress mock-up (2018), digital image, dimensions variable, © image courtesy of the artists.

Town Hall Gallery opening hours  
Tuesday to Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm
Monday and public holidays closed
Contact
Boroondara Arts
9278 4770
Category
Visual Arts