Brodie Ellis | Art Guide Australia

Brodie Ellis | Art Guide Australia

 

Brodie Ellis’ exhibition at MARS Gallery, The Crystal World,  has been reviewed by Anna Dunhill for Art Guide Australia.  

 

The Crystal World on at MARS until 23 June, 2018. 

 

 

As for abstraction, this is The Crystal World’s tactic of seduction. We are lulled by the slow cycle of stillness and explosion; earth expanding frame by frame into a cloud, sinking back to stillness, erupting again. The rumble and roar of splitting earth is erased into near-silence. Instead, the soundtrack is lo-fi industrial: distant hands slap out a rhythm on a gallon drum, turn a crank-handle or bicycle chain into gentle whirring. There’s a low hum of electronic noise.

 

Read the full article on the Art Guide Australia Website.