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Joanna Chew - PHD examination

Start Date

Apr 7, 2022 9:00 am

End Date

Apr 11, 2022 4:00 pm

Displacement, repair, and the painted collage.

The painting by Jo Chew depicts two people walking in the bush with houses made of plastic over their heads and body. Your can only see their feet. They are situated in the middle of the painting, you can see a large tree in the foreground on the right side.   The colours and not realistic, the sky is an orange peach colour and the ground is off white.

A studio-based investigation of the precarity of home.


Plimsoll Gallery opening event:
Friday 1 April, 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Viewing by appointment only, during these times
Thursday 7th April and Friday 8th April, 9 - 4pm

Please contact adrian.bradbury@utas.edu.au, 0402259754 to arrange a time.

and

Monday 11th April, 9 - 4pm

Please contact joanna.chew@utas.edu.au, 0406968157 to arrange a time.


Image credit:  Jo Chew, Strangers, 2022, oil on canvas, 122 x 122 cm