ELASTIC – Joanne Coates

As we get ready to launch ELASTIC at Cork Photo Festival 2018 we continue our feature on the participating artists. Our 5th ELASTIC artist is Joanne Coates; visual story teller and OGC mentorship winner 2016.   We Live By Tha’ Water utilizes and plays with a pre-existing archive of material,…

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ELASTIC – Courtney Husslemann

With Cork Photo Festival 2018 launching next week we continue to showcase our ELASTIC artists and their work for the collective exhibition.  Today photographic artists Courtney Husslemann give’s us personal insight on how communication breakdown can be a source and symptom of anxiety.     ‘8-9-7-8 / 12-13-23’ is a two-fold…

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ELASTIC ARTIST – Lynda Laird

Ahead of Cork Photo Festival 2018 we continue our feature on ELASTIC artist’s with Lynda Laird and her work from Comharradh. Lynda Laird is a photographic artist working on long term bodies of work; primarily focusing on landscape and the idea that memory is stored in place; that there are…

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ELASTIC

‘Elastic’ considers the concept that our minds are a malleable but resilient structure continually flexing to accommodate our highs and lows. Many artists (consciously or not) tend to harness and explore this flexibility to create their bodies of work. Now, with the growing awareness on our mental health in modern society…

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