MART curators Matthew Nevin & Ciara Scanlan are delighted to present the exhibition A Rhythm Exposed (Routines: 5-6) by Steven Maybury, kindly supported by The Arts Council of Ireland.
Preview: Thursday 11 May 2017 @ 6pm
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Runs to: 8 June 2017
Open: Tues-Sat: 1-6pm
A Rhythm Exposed (Routines: 5–6) represents the artist’s travel and conversations, combined with a curiosity into Buddhist doctrine concerning the three marks of existence.
Focusing on the characteristics of Anicca, Dukkha and Anatta – Paliwords for impermanence, anxiety or suffering and non-self – they are used here as a reference to questions of interest, concern and ritual. The three characteristics are common to all forms of existence.
The artist’s Routines series examines obsessions in archiving, ownership and preservation and invites contemplation of the meticulous use of ink, light, and time.
Routines involve a continuous process of assembling and making, informed by reactions to the artist’s personal encounters. The series was started in May 2016 and is ongoing.