EXHIBITION
KIMBERLY STOKES
Puncture To The Wind

WHEN: 5 Sep | 2020

COST: FREE

TIME: 4-7PM

OPENING EVENT
4-7pm, Saturday 5 September 2020
KIM’s studio in the mezzanine will also be open for viewing

Exhibition text by TAYLOR HALL

KIM has been working at THE WALLS throughout Winter as part of our 2020 LOCAL AIR (ARTIST IN RESIDENCE) program. During this time her photographic studies have mingled with current conceptual investigations into social media and the potential effects on individual identity.

View KIM’s studio interview with CHRIS BENNIE.

KIMBERLY STOKES is a Gold-Coast based artist who examines the effects of digital culture on perceptions of self. Her work addresses the conventions of social networking sites, and how these facilitate the continuous fragmentation, adaptation and dissemination of identity. Employing a conceptual approach to art making, Stokes works in an array of mediums, including still and moving images, installation and performance. Through her practice, she confronts the prevailing collapse of the borders between virtual and physical realities, and explores the potential impacts this can have on an individual’s sense of self.

LAST SUNDAYS
4-5pm, Sunday 20 September 2020 (Exhibition open for viewing 11-4pm)
Hosted by MINDY DAVIES and featuring TBA responding to KIMBERLY‘s work.


RE: Covid-19
We are not within a restricted zone however social distancing guidelines continue to be followed. We will be collecting contact details upon arrival. We have limited capacity at the art space and you may be asked to wait a short while before entering. Please stay home if you are feeling unwell.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
THE WALLS acknowledge the YUGAMBEH people, the traditional owners of the land on which we operate, and pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples on the Gold Coast today.

PRINCIPAL SUPPORT
THE WALLS is supported by the City of Gold Coast through the Accelerate Triennial Grant Program.

 

THE WALLS ART SPACE
4/18 Mountain View Avenue Miami 4220
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

 

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