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The Performance of Colour: Time, Material, Time, Language

Farrell, Kirsten Sue


This practice-led thesis considers what it is to imagine colour at the limits of language as art practice. The main project of this research, The Vivisector Oracle: A Colour System for the Discovery of Truth for Artists and Others in Times of Uncertainty (2013-ongoing) began as a list of all the colours in Patrick White’s novel The Vivisector and expanded into a work with several iterations: a set of collages using paint swatches,...[Show more]

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Date published: 2015-08
Type: Thesis (PhD) - Exegesis


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