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Ruby Ivin Octopal Illusion

Work by Ruby Ivin, ARTEXPRESS 2022
Work by Ruby Ivin, ARTEXPRESS 2022
Work by Ruby Ivin, ARTEXPRESS 2022
Work by Ruby Ivin, ARTEXPRESS 2022

In Octopal Illusion the curious, anthropomorphic octopus represents the wonders and intricacies of the natural world. By incorporating images of these captivating creatures into a series of familiar manufactured objects, I remove the utility of the items in a Duchampian manner and suggest a hidden world of beauty and mystery in a scene of everyday life. My body of work creates a surreal world with the intent of communicating a sense of playfulness and wonder.

Influencing artists:
Keng Lye
Tabaimo
Jeannie Baker

School

Hornsby Girls High School

ARTEXPRESS year

2022

HSC year

2021