Gallery 3
Artist Talk: Fri 7 April, 12 Noon

Pretty/Ugly responds to the massive waste and environmental damage caused by the fashion & textile industries. This piece combines seemingly incompatible concepts, beauty and ugliness, with the aim to encourage people to slow down and question currently held standards of fashion. A wall of handcrafted woven ropes made from discarded garments and fabric creates an obstacle which confronts the viewer with a tangible reality of the high cost of ‘fast fashion’ – at once overwhelming and alluring.