Family stories beyond the dates of significant events are lost if not recorded. Of Our Time – Ordinary Lives investigates three generations of maternal women in artist Louise Wells’ family. Through contemporary textiles, Wells explores their changing roles, responsibilities and expectations across the decades, capturing shared history and the cultural structures that shaped the paths of their lives.
OPENING SAT 24 NOV 6.30PM - 8PM
VIEWING WED TO FRI 10AM – 5PM
MJAC WILL ALSO BE OPEN 11AM - 2PM SAT 8 DEC FOR MEET THE ARTIST - LOUISE WELLS AND SAT 15 DEC FOR ARTIST TALK - LOUISE WELLS & CLAIRE DAVENHALL
Image: Louise Wells, Days, 2018, silks, satin, organza, and cotton and polyester threads. Photo Josh Wells