Exhibition

Coal Tree Salt Sea

22 Jun 2016 – 9 Jul 2016

Event times

12:30 to 5:30

Cost of entry

FREE

Cardiff, United Kingdom

Address

Travel Information

  • Queen Street station and walk down Queen street towards Cardiff Castle

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Exploring symbolic meanings in both Coal and Salt. Alchemical salt, like any other alchemical substance, is a metaphoric or ‘philosophical salt’. Coal has alchemical characteristics; born of putrefied matter it can metamorphically transform again into a diamond.

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Black Gold, Nigredo and White Gold, Albedo

Exploring symbolic meanings in both Coal and Salt.
Alchemical salt, like any other alchemical substance, is a metaphoric or ‘philosophical salt’.
Coal has alchemical characteristics; born of putrefied matter it can metamorphically transform again into a diamond.

Sarah Rhys is an interdisciplinary Wales based artist working on her ongoing project Coal Tree / Salt Sea at ArcadeCardiff which will culminate in an exhibition at Abergavenny Museum in 2017.

// Aur Du, Nigredo a Aur Gwyn, Albedo

Yn archwilio ystyr symbolaidd mewn glo a halen.
Mae halen alcememegol, fel pob sylwedd alcemi yn fetamorffig neu "halen ffilosoffaidd".
Mae gan lo nodweddion alcemegol; yn sylwedd bydredig mae'n gallu trawsnewid eto i fod yn ddeimwnt.

Mae Sarah Rhys yn artist rhyngddisgyblaethol o Gymru ac yn gweithio ar brosiect Coal Tree / Salt Sea yn ArcadeCardiff a fydd yn arwain at arddangosfa yn Amgueddfa Y Fenni yn 2017.

// COAL TREE SALT SEA
Sarah Rhys

Wednesday 22.6.16 to Saturday 9.7.16
Open Wednesdays to Saturdays, 12:30 to 5:30
Drinks Friday 1.7.16 at 6 to 8pm

Dydd Mercher 22.6.16 i Ddydd Sadwrn 9.7.16
Agor Dydd Mercher i Ddydd Sadwrn, 12:30 i 5:30
Diodydd Nos Gwener 1.7.16 am 6 i 8yh

Curators

Sarah Rhys

Exhibiting artists

Sarah Rhys

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