Total Refreshment - Chloe Langford
Opening - 12:00 AM - Thursday, 3rd of May
Artist Talk - 6:00 PM
Running - 3 May 2012 - 19 May 2012
TOTAL REFRESHMENT is a sculpture made using salt-dough and salmon coloured insulation. The work has been built specifically for the site after a summer spent in a makeshift backyard studio with these materials.
"The uncertainty of these objects mirrors the uncertainty with which we view them - the eerily ever-present, yet rarely acknowledged split between the primary experience and the self-conscious "viewing" experience." —- from the 2012 Heavy Jelly exhibition text by Stan Mahoney.
Chloe Langford is an artist based in Adelaide, Australia. She co-founded the permanent Format Collective space in Adelaide and co-directed the 2010 & 2011 Format Festivals. In the past she has exhibited in group exhibitions at Format, Magazine Gallery, FELTspace, and the Jam Factory. In 2012 she joined the founding committee of the Fontanelle gallery and studio complex and exhibited with Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney. In June she will be attending a six week residency at Kunst Stoffe, Berlin. Chloe graduated with First Class Honours from the South Australian School of Art.Her blog can be found at mmrgghh-hi.tumblr.com
Image: Chloe Langford, Chippies, foam, saltdough, acrylic, potato chips, dimensions variable (2012)