Trace 2017

For the last couple of weeks I have had the enormous pleasure of being a part of the TRACE 2017 Biennial in West End. It is a project that exhibits a number of prominent Australian artist’s work in shops and businesses around West End. Additionally, it raises money for Community Plus+ and the services they…

Mutagenesis

Jeanette Stok Ivory St Window, Artisan, Fortitude Valley 6 March – 22 May, 2017 Living cells follow a set of rules and programed sequences in order to replicate and grow. However, when this program is disrupted a multitude of unexpected changes can occur. Sometimes beneficial, sometimes destructive. In a similar way, embroideries are traditionally produced in…

Louise: Extraction

Louise is chemistry postgraduate student at the University of Queensland. A component of her research involves extracting particular chemical components from marine organisms called nudibranchs. I had the pleasure of following her around as she prepared her sample to be extracted. I documented the various steps/actions that she needed to perform in order to extract these chemicals and…