It began with a shoe in the street. One shoe. Alone. Left behind.
It raised several questions, such as:
how did it get there,
why was only one shoe left behind,
who was the person it belonged to.
From these questions, I began to create a narrative around the object, using the shoe as a metaphor for a life lived..
porcelain paperclay, letraset
Living just below the surface
I still see you
I still see you, but somewhere in the distance..
porcelain paperclip, chair
Found ceramic plates, decals
Forgetting to remember
porcelain paperclay, paper, letraset
At the table
This piece was launched on International Women’s Day 2016, alongside a special event for past and present female MLAs. The images include the process of how a piece of artwork such as this is developed, and included the use of paper maquette, collage and digital manipulation.
Data visualisation became the core methodology in developing the patterns for the surface.