Growing Under Glass
a collaborative window display with Shona Robin MacPherson aka TUFT
exhibited during Scottish Craft Week at Welcome Home,
Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow, 2020
We find ourselves within an ongoing state of performing screen-based encounters and lacking in physical touch. We are returning to the act of propagation as a hopeful continuity, becoming-one-another, merging liquidity.
Plant and human; agendas and hybrids; tangled lands; a riverside meadow; mutant; native; invasive; the rhetoric of all growth.
Hand tufted carpet, buddleia dyed cotton with embroidery, air dry clay, lockdown garden grown dried cornflowers, calendula and zinnia flowers, poppy seeds and mini squashes.