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Blair Coffey 'Disembodied'


  • Webb Gallery 226 Grey Street South Brisbane, QLD, 4101 Australia (map)
Blair Coffey Conquest (detail) 100 x 180 cm

Blair Coffey Conquest (detail) 100 x 180 cm

In 2015 my entire genome was sequenced from a vial of my blood. The genetic information contained in my DNA (some 3.2 billion letters) was delivered to me on a cloud-based server where it is stored, ready for viewing, possible analysis, or predictive diagnosis. My current artistic practice seeks to negotiate viewing the body in a disembodied state, and examine the metaphoric life of DNA.

Opening Night Friday 23 September 6 pm.

Gallery opening hours Tuesday to Saturday 10-4. Closed Monday and Sunday.

Earlier Event: September 16
Simryn Gill 'Sweet Chariot'
Later Event: September 21
Emma Wright 'Persona non kata'