See Like A Heretic | Crushed Glass series | Gajah Gallery | Private Collections

A provocation most pertinent to the extraordinary times that beset us, Gajah Gallery’s presentation of Suzann Victor’s solo exhibition See Like a Heretic: On Vision and Belief marks an important turn in her practice as she emboldened audiences to apprehend the world from a radical position; by “exploring “the ocular-sense-experience of vision and its existential significance in shaping our experiences and perception of the world,” as Dr Michelle Antoinette eloquelty wrote in the show’s catalogue essay.

Encrusted with millions of pulverised stained-glass particles that are invisibly bound together, Victor’s paradoxically haunting, yet ethereal sculptural renditions of Catholic icons  in this show “wear the idea of brokenness as a divine form of humanity, a shroud of imperfection that …… (read more)

X MY HEART 2018 | Crushed Glass Heart series | side 7
X MY HEART 2018 | Crushed Glass Heart series | front 5 – Version 2
X MY HEART 2018 | Crushed Glass Heart series | side 6
X MY HEART 2018 | Crushed Glass Heart series | back 2
X MY HEART 2018 | Crushed Glass Heart series | back 2
X MY HEART 2018 | Crushed Glass Heart series | top 1
Belief (Crown Heart) front 1
Belief (Crown Heart) back 3
Belief (Crown Heart) side 2
Belief (Crown Heart) side 3
Version 2
Heart of Hearts | Crushed Glass series | back
Heart of Hearts | Crushed Glass series | centre
Heart of Hearts | Crushed Glass series | front 2
Heart of Hearts | Crushed Glass series | front 4
Immaculate Heart | Crushed Glass series | front 2
Immaculate Heart | Crushed Glass series | back
Immaculate Heart | Crushed Glass series | above
Immaculate Heart | Crushed Glass series | right

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