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Out Back by Lyn Guy

From Tue 28 September 2021
Until Sat 11 December 2021
Community Exhibition
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Free
Accessible
09/28/2021 10:00am 12/11/2021 4:00pm Out Back by Lyn Guy While travelling in her motor home, artist Lyn Guy created a series of quilted textiles that represent images of the Australian outback. Each work features self-dyed silks and threads that reflect the unique palette of colours in Australia’s rich, remote and diverse landscape. By collaging tiny pieces of silk with fluid stitching, Guy builds striking visual scenes that show a country both familiar and diverse. ‘Out Back’ is part of the 2021 Craft Contemporary satellite program, proudly hosted by Boroondara Arts. Image credit: Lyn Guy, The Devil’s Marbles, 2017, silk dupon, procion dyes, monofil thread, rayon embroidery threads and backing fabrics, shapewell and pellum, mounted behind glass in natural ash wood frame, 62 x 74cm, image courtesy of the artist. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public

Event details

While travelling in her motor home, artist Lyn Guy created a series of quilted textiles that represent images of the Australian outback.

Each work features self-dyed silks and threads that reflect the unique palette of colours in Australia’s rich, remote and diverse landscape.

By collaging tiny pieces of silk with fluid stitching, Guy builds striking visual scenes that show a country both familiar and diverse.

‘Out Back’ is part of the 2021 Craft Contemporary satellite program, proudly hosted by Boroondara Arts.

Image credit: Lyn Guy, The Devil’s Marbles, 2017, silk dupon, procion dyes, monofil thread, rayon embroidery threads and backing fabrics, shapewell and pellum, mounted behind glass in natural ash wood frame, 62 x 74cm, image courtesy of the artist.
Category
Visual Arts