Digital video, found glass animals
Dimensions variable, duration 8 min 54 sec
Not For Sale
Cathy Lomax’s Glass Menagerie is another very popular piece in the exhibition. Based on the play The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams, this work explores, expectation, disappointment, vulnerability, detachment, fascination and obsession. The multi-layered relationship of projection, glass animals, mirror reflection, gallery positioning and lighting presents a complex schematic of emotions, psychology and neurosis.
Read our interview: A Perfect Wrapper
Read the accompanying Art Pie essay: Reified People
Read the viewer critique and curator response: Do we miss the mark by expecting too much from art?
Find out more about Cathy Lomax at www.cathylomax.co.uk