Victoria Heilweil speaks | University Art Gallery
University Art Gallery
100 Trinity Hall
September 30 – October 25, 2013
Artist talk and reception:
Thursday, October 10, 5 – 7pm. Artist talk at 5pm.
In conjunction with her University Art Gallery exhibition, Victoria Heilweil will be discussing her series 47 Years, placing it within the context of some of her other projects (previous and current). In particular, to illustrate her artistic vision of transforming the mundane into the sublime, and how she is influenced by Wabi-Sabi, an aesthetic and philosophy that comes from Japanese Buddhism. Victoria will also be telling personal stories about the images, to give more insight into her family relationships, and how photographing a space can also be a portrait.