The Shrouds
Austin Hearne

The Shrouds, Austin Hearne

The Shrouds, Austin HearneThe Shrouds
Austin Hearne
Self-Published

 

Softcover
Edition 10/10
16 pages
210 x 150 mm
Year Not Available
ISBN Not Available

 

The Shrouds is a handmade self-published photobook from Irish artist Austin Hearne. Its focal point is religious iconography and the textural elements of shrouding. This book is a part of the artist’s exploration of shrouds which have manifested themselves not only in this photobook but also in performance art.

About the Artist
Austin Hearne is an Irish artist. His practice is rooted in photography wherein he explores its possibilities to produce installations, objects and performances that expand the limits of the photograph and indeed the medium. Prints, furnishings, wallpapers, garments and the materials of the painting and decorating industry all feature, carrying his created imagery and weaved narratives which merge fact and fiction, creating worlds, characters and scenarios that may or may not exist.
(source: http://www.acw.ie/2018/04/austin-hearne-remains-opening-artist-talk-at-pallas-projectsstudios/)

Further Reading
Further information on Austin Hearne’s shrouds project.
Further information on Hearne’s recent work.

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