6 - 9pm, Thursday 10th Jun
Marcus Nelson - Scar Tissue
The Bomb Factory Art Foundation is pleased to present ‘Scar Tissue’, the debut solo exhibition by London-based artist Marcus Nelson. Nelson presents a series of large-scale paintings that explore the theme of mental ill health amongst young men, exacerbated by the pressures of trying to achieve the masculine ideal.
Scar (noun) - “A mark left on the skin or within body tissue where a wound, burn, or sore has not healed completely and fibrous connective tissue has developed.”
Tissue (noun) - “Any of the distinct types of material of which animals or plants are made, consisting of specialised cells and their products.”
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