Monthly Archives: May 2017

Start with Art Exhibition

SOPHIE HEDDERWICK: Swift As A Shadow Sophie is a multi-disciplinary artist whose practice encompasses photography, film, light installations and textiles.  Her work has been exhibited worldwide, including Milan, New York, Tokyo and at the Venice Art Biennale 2009. At Bar Opus she will be exhibiting a selection of her photographs from her critically acclaimed series Swift As A Shadow. Inspired by Degas’ ‘Little Dancer Aged Fourteen’, the work explores the contentious pose of the original sculpture through photographing a contemporary ballet dancer in a series of movements.    By recording light traces from LED lights sewn into the dancer’s corset,...

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