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In The Nature Of invites the viewer to recognize the passing of time by creating a static moment. The ceramic leaf piles are made from thousands of leaves the artist has collected around her home. The dry leaves are coated in porcelain slip. Through this method she incases th

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A.I.R Gallery is pleased to announce In The Nature Of, a solo exhibition of recent work by Mary Sweeney. Comprised of a selection of ceramic sculptures from Sweeney’s Leaf Pile Series, on which she has been working for the last two years, the exhibition invites the viewer to recognize the passing of time by creating a static moment.
The ceramic leaf piles are made from thousands of leaves the …

A.I.R Gallery is pleased to announce In The Nature Of, a solo exhibition of recent work by Mary Sweeney. Comprised of a selection of ceramic sculptures from Sweeney’s Leaf Pile Series, on which she has been working for the last two years, the exhibition invites the viewer to recognize the passing of time by creating a static moment.
The ceramic leaf piles are made from thousands of leaves the artist has collected around her home. The dry leaves are coated in porcelain slip. Through this method she incases the leaf, which is later burned away by the firing process leaving a ghostly white …

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155 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY , US