Ellipsis brings together a group of exciting London artists to explore the withheld, the omitted, the implied…what’s unsaid.
Featuring works by: Sonia Ali, Maxime Angel, Laura Bushell, Ewan Eason, Matthew Holder, Katie Honan, Lucinda Lloyd, Lucy Whitford
Private View: Friday 23rd of July 2010 – 6.00 pm to 11.00 pm
Exhibition runs from: Friday 23rd of July 2010 – Thursday 29th of July 2010
Gallery Opening Hours: Fri, Mon, Tues, Wed: 11.00 am to 6.30 pm - Sat: 12.30pm - 5.00 pm
Last day of Exhibition: Thurs 29th of July: 10.00am to 5.00pm
Ellipsis (from the Greek: λλειψις, élleipsis, "omission"): a series of dots that indicate an intentional omission of a word or phrase from a sentence; a pause in speech; an unfinished thought; a trailing off into nothing...
Embodying the duality of something deliberately withheld or cut off which simultaneously implies the potential of more to come, Ellipsis opens up a world of understatement and ambiguity.
It is a concept inherent in the production and exhibition of art, where creators articulate their ideas, theories, and deepest emotions through the manipulation of materials, sending the resulting works of art out into the world where they must speak for themselves.
Working in a diverse range of media, each Ellipsis artist employs their own visual language to explore this most elusive concept. Lifting the shroud of silence, they may choose to make the implicit explicit, or simply keep you guessing…