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Telling Tales

Telling Tales is an exhibition that investigates storytelling through contemporary art.

Penelope Davis | Shelf 2008 | Type C print | 100 x 80 cm | Courtesy of the artist and MARS Gallery

 The artists play with a range of associations intrinsic to books — reading, knowledge, libraries, transformation, history, personal and collective memory, through diverse mediums including painting, book sculptures, photography, video, collage, and altered books.

Artists featured:

  • Chris Bond
  • Penelope Davis
  • Prudence Flint
  • Nicholas Jones
  • Victoria Reichelt
  • Tai Snaith
  • Charlie Sofo
  • Deborah Walker.

Curated by Glen Eira City Council’s Curator Diane Soumilas.

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