New Art Highlights
8 - 14 November 2021
New Art Highlights of the week includes: Penny Hallas, Heather Eastes, Teresa Whitfield and Alex Hetherington.
Connectives, 2020 by Penny Hallas
Arts Council Wales Stabilisation Fund. Support to make new digital and analogue connections in relation to themes and issues of Kohtuus–Yhteys–Tasa-arvo exhibition, Finland. Including artist exchanges with exhibition co-curator Marja Bonada and creation of 8 companion pieces to 'Aftermath'.
the death of democracy, 2021 by Richard Berry
One of a series of five compositions. The printed material is from a Hong Kong magazine circa 1987. Recent events there motivated the creation of this work in 2020.
Black Lace Agent Provocateur Corset, 2020 by Teresa Whitfield
Sourced from the Victoria and Albert Museum’s costume archive at the Clothworkers’ Centre, London, this flamboyant and dramatic 1990s lace corset was not designed to be concealed as an undergarment and encompasses both the liberalisation of the corset in contemporary fashion and the extraordinary versatility of lace.
Foil, 2021 by Alex Hetherington
16mm film colour still, outtake from a 16mm film made with Catherine Street, developed during a CCA Creative Lab in Glasgow in August, 2021; the completed film Women's Studies will be presented in 2022.