Dallas Collins

Artist, Lecturer / academic, Maker, Researcher, Teacher

Approved: 30.11.2017

My art explores the idea of the aftermath of an uncontrolled chaotic event and the post-apocalyptic space that's left behind. It is frozen in a historical state of change and cast in bronze and various materials. The work is an exploration of casting and fluidity of a substance where there is a feeling that matter, while temporarily taking on transient form, is capable of morphing into something else. The order and disorder that's weaved into the work can be read as a manifestation of entropy. This evidence gives the viewer a sense of wonderment of the things that sometimes reside behind the mirror and not always in front.

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