Warrior One in Three

 

deAppendix are delighted that Amanda Graham’s solo show Warrior One in Three is due to open next week. Graham exhibits both nationally and internationally with many upcoming exhibitions. Her work has featured in many publications and she is currently the Visual Arts Correspondent for The Arts Hour on Shannonside Northern Sound FM. Graham completed an MA Fine Art at National College of Art and Design, Dublin in 2011.

 

I Am Not Dead_Drawings, etchings, aquatint, and ink collaged on to panel_122 x 92 cm_2014

I Am Not Dead (2014) Drawings, etchings, aquatint, and ink collaged on to panel_122 x 92 cm

Graham’s forthcoming show Warriors One in Three acknowledges the stoic bravery, dignity and resilience of people that have faced serious illness. The title of the show draws on the frightening fact that cancer will touch one in three of us.

 

Sandwich Board2_Drawings, monoprints, etchings, fabric and paper cut outs collaged on to panel_122 x 61 cm_2014

Sandwich Board, (2014) Drawings, monoprints, etchings, fabric and paper cut outs collaged on to panel, 122 x 61 cm

Through this exhibition the victim becomes the warrior by addressing perceptions of conflicting cultural projections played out through society. Graham’s practice is a trajectory of self-reflection, personal narrative, and memoirs where the viewer completes the experience. Handmade process is essential to the practice. The traditional mediums of drawing, fine print are collage are key to generating the intricate visual representation that penetrates the memory of the observer creating unconscious and organic emotional reactions.

Opening Tuesday 20th Oct at 6.30pm. Show continues Oct 21st – 20th Nov 2015. For further info or images please contact : Ciara on 01 2785866 or contactdeappendix@gmail.com

This Port Is A God Send!_Lino and screen prints, drawings and paper cut outc collaged onto panel_122x92cm_2014

 This Port Is A God Send!,(2014) Lino and screen prints, drawings and paper cut outc collaged onto panel, 122x92cm

 

 

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