Pigments of Life illustrates the world around us through different yet similar eyes. The selected artworks are a testament to the influence of the beauty and mysteries of the natural world. They feed into creativity, contributing to an ever-changing hybrid society.
Ulterior Motifs is a series of installations exploring distinctive styles, patterns and motifs found on historical artefacts and architectural sites across the Islamic world.Laser-cut and laser engraved patterns on white birch are presented against stark panels of black, leading to an exploration of depth. The play of light and shade results in an appreciation of each piece from a distance and also within close proximity, encouraging the viewer’s dynamic motion in exploring analogue objects.