Daphne Wright

Daphne Wright

b. 1963, Ireland

Daphne Wright’s work manoeuvres things into well-wrought but delicate doubt – shifting between taughtness and mess, it sets imagery, materials and language in constant metaphorical motion. Using a wide range of materials – plaster, tinfoil, video, printmaking, found objects and performance – she creates worlds that are beautiful and rather eerie which feel like the threshold to somewhere new.

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Stallion, 2009

Marble dust and resin. 160 H x 380 L x 140 W cm

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