One Step Beyond

Nine artists from the region's universities have been given the opportunity to show their work in the annual One Step Beyond exhibition .

This exhibition demonstrates the Museum's commitment to supporting work by emerging artists and giving them the opportunity to showcase their art in a professional gallery space. The artists will also have the opportunity to talk about their work in the gallery in a free lunchtime talk on Thursday 16 June from 1-2pm.This year there is a predominance of sculpture and installation work with wide and varied themes: Gill Smith creates objects that instil enjoyment with an element of intrigue and ambiguity; Robert Cartwright's photographs address the 'silent commands' that we automatically obey when we see a yellow or white line in the road; Elizabeth Dyer has created an entire A to Z personality for a fictional character;Rosie Antunes responds to the gallery space with a rhythmic and tranquil installation; Nathan MacDougall invites us to question our ideas and memories through his mixed media assemblages; Anna Reschl is preoccupied with the idea of 'woman' and what an ideal woman is; Michelle Neale questions preconceived body ideals in society; Johanna Domke struggles with self-medication and pain and Ellen Yates addresses issues of aging.


Venue details

Derby Museum and Art Gallery The Strand, Derby Derbyshire DE1 1BS 01332 641900 www.derbymuseums.org

Entry details

Free to all

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