15/01/2022 - 20/02/2022

New Work - Sculpture

Hannah Lees - [Index]

The word “Index” as a noun, can suggest a list of items with their corresponding reference, and as a verb to record or link the value of items. In semiotics, Indexicality is described by Charles Sanders Pierce where a sign (index) refers through factual connection to its object. Carol A. Jones in Artforum (Nov 2021) “Indexicality is experienced as the assertive voice of energized material itself…”
For her show at Brockley Gardens, Lees has developed an ambitious new addition to the cast-plaster works series "Tablets” (2011-ongoing). These works comprise beachcombed findings from riverbanks and various beaches from around the world.

Brockley Upper Blockley Rd, SE4 1SZ