Monthly Archives: January 2016

“SPECIMENS”

HILLTOP ON TAMBORINE INVITES YOU TO THE EXHIBITION by Anne Grant, Nicola Hooper & Chrys Zantis.  A specimen is defined as an individual animal, plant, piece of a mineral, etc. used as an example of its species or type for scientific study or display. Three artists come together with their own unique interpretation of ‘specimens’.  Their creations utilise elements from natural history… From ethereal organic vessels created from weeds …  to lithographs exploring animals connected to science by way of zoonotic disease and human/animal relationships … to objects of curiosity referencing Mother Nature as a matriarchal creational myth. Their works will both inspire and unsettle.

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