human. and Toys In My Dreams

human. and Toys In My Dreams 

Images by Leikography. Curated by Amber Smith. Artists Pascalle Bailey and Joshua Maxwell de Hoog. Exhibition dates: Friday July 13th - Friday August 10th. 'human.' analyses the experiences of humanness, focusing on the interaction between logic and emotion. human. thoughtfully explores themes of love, mental health and self-perception. Pascalle Bailey is a Torquay-based artist who is currently studying Art Curation and History at Monash University. Specialising in ink and fineliner studies, Pascalle explores the mediative quality art-making brings through these mediums, as well as the visual contrast of artistic techniques. As a former visual arts intern at CHYA, Pascalle places an emphasis on the process and curation of works. 'Toys In My Dreams' is one large panoramic painting of a dream Joshua Maxwell de Hoog had in which all the toys he wasn't allowed as a kid were controlled by his mind in an expansive battle of life and death. Joshua woke enthralled and inspired to paint, and has spent the last month delving beyond the dream