Greetings From


Greetings From

Zone 12

Shaked Shamir, Helen Thurloe

Island is a strange word, with all sorts of conflicting notions attached to it. Retreat, relaxation and restoration. Incarceration, abandonment and isolation. “Greetings from…” plays with the possibilities of the sound and/or the transcription of the word, and what might happen in a place because of it. The benign artifact of the postcard is a sneaky vessel for subversive rethinking of is-land, isnʼt-land, eye-land, aye-land, nae-land, i-land, you-land, Iʼll-land, aisle-land and who knows what else…

Book a place in Shaked and Helen's Haiku with Glue workshop on Sunday, 16 November 2014 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

This project has benefited from an Arts & Design Grant courtesy of Arc @ UNSW Limited