FOCM: Spring-Summer (with GLOAM)

Exhibition


Main, F. and Sharples, V. 2021. FOCM: Spring-Summer (with GLOAM).
CreatorsMain, F. and Sharples, V.
Description

Spring Summer is a collection of works that compresses themes of love, nature and artefact apropos of the seasons they are made. These are intimate moments; friends at rest, freshly sprung trees, a backseat view - all familiar, believable. In these works, Flo continues a practice of working quickly from life, layering and stretching multiple moments within a single surface, where an intuitive exploration of chaos creates the possibility for new motifs, through both painting and queerness. By the method of recording and animating, Flo redraws spaces so that the familiar becomes strange, with carefully detailed representations sitting alongside pure abstraction in the same scene. This embrace of contradiction, combined with boldness of expression, vivacious layering and uncanny colour language insists on the here and now coexisting with an internal mutability.

Contributors
CuratorSharples, V.
KeywordsExhibition ; themes of love; queerness; abstraction
Date13 Aug 2021
24 Aug 2022
Web address (URL)https://gloamgallery.com/FOCM-Spring-Summer
https://www.flomain.co.uk
https://www.instagram.com/focm_studio
FunderNational Lottery
Arts Council England (ACE)
Sheffield City Council
Publication process dates
Deposited03 Mar 2023
Permalink -

https://repository.derby.ac.uk/item/9q724/focm-spring-summer-with-gloam

  • 19
    total views
  • 0
    total downloads
  • 4
    views this month
  • 0
    downloads this month

Export as

Related outputs

Offering from the River
Sharples, V. 2023. Offering from the River .
An Elastic Continuum
Howard, R. and Sharples, V. 2023. An Elastic Continuum .
If It Thunders on All Fool's Day
Sharples, V., Burke, S., Gritted, T. L. and Squires, R. H. 2023. If It Thunders on All Fool's Day.
Overcast
Sharples, V. 2023. Overcast .
Two Queens Exchange Programme with GLOAM
Sharples, V., Rose Hedy Squires, Peter Martin, Jack Ginno, Stu Burke, Jonny Davey, Ross Oliver, Thomas Lee Griffiths, Sam Francis Read, Madeleine Adams and Alice Hicken 2023. Two Queens Exchange Programme with GLOAM.
UnCommon Worlds III Conference – Navigating and Inhabiting Biodiverse Anthropocenes
Sharples, V. 2023. UnCommon Worlds III Conference – Navigating and Inhabiting Biodiverse Anthropocenes. UnCommon Worlds III Conference.
Billboard Commission (at GLOAM)
McCausland, O. and Sharples, V. 2022. Billboard Commission (at GLOAM).
Beneath the Pewter Sky
Sharples, V. 2022. Beneath the Pewter Sky .
Anoxic Bodies
Sharples, V. 2022. Anoxic Bodies.
Figureheads: Bloc Projects Members Show
Sharples, V., McKinley, J., Hutcnhinson, S., Hughes, W and Poulton, D. 2022. Figureheads: Bloc Projects Members Show .
Offering from the River (Sheffield Showcase Festival).
Sharples, V. 2022. Offering from the River (Sheffield Showcase Festival).
Offering from the River (Exhibition Catalogue)
Sharples, V. 2022. Offering from the River (Exhibition Catalogue). GLOAM
Offering from the River (Exhibition at GLOAM)
Sharples, V. 2022. Offering from the River (Exhibition at GLOAM).
Forehead on Glass (Exhibition at GLOAM)
Celeste McEvoy and Sharples, V. 2022. Forehead on Glass (Exhibition at GLOAM).
An Expanded Field (Exhibition at GLOAM)
Nicola Bolton, Kieran Brimm, Stu Burke, Deb Covell, Ronan Dillon, Charlie Franklin, Jack Ginno, Philipp D Göbel, Dan Hamer, Alys Kuu, Jane Morter, Aslιhan Mumcu, Beth O’Grady, Ismael Ortiz, Sean Pearce, Molly Thomson, Alison Tirrell, Mark Titmarsh, Kees Van De Wal, Wilma Vissers, Just Yvette and Sharples, V. 2022. An Expanded Field (Exhibition at GLOAM).
MTPA (million tons per annum)
Singleton, J. and Sharples, V. 2022. MTPA (million tons per annum) .
Two Queens Member’s Show (Co-Curated with GLOAM)
Gino Atwood, Daniel Cowlam, Mateus Domingos, Jack Halford, Daniel Sean Kelly, Shivani Khoshia, Nick Mobbs and Sharples, V. 2022. Two Queens Member’s Show (Co-Curated with GLOAM).
Billboard Commission (at GLOAM)
Sharples, V. and Davey, J. 2022. Billboard Commission (at GLOAM).
Doves & Crossbones (Exhibition at GLOAM)
Woods, A. and Sharples, V. 2022. Doves & Crossbones (Exhibition at GLOAM).
On Symbiosis, Zoonosis
Sharples, Victoria 2021. On Symbiosis, Zoonosis. The Horizon Magazine.
Blowing Water, Critical Care
Sharples, V. 2022. Blowing Water, Critical Care.
Interdisciplinary Research in the Creative and Cultural Industries
Sharples, V., Howard, R. and Carnevale, V. 2022. Interdisciplinary Research in the Creative and Cultural Industries. Harnessing Our Potential: Interdisciplinary Research in the Creative and Cultural Industries.
The Performativity of the Photographic Print (Co-authored Conference Contribution)
Sharples, V. and Howard, R. 2022. The Performativity of the Photographic Print (Co-authored Conference Contribution). Un/Touchable: New Meanings and Values. Cumulus Association.
Material, Economics & Ecology (Exhibition and Paper)
Sharples, V. 2022. Material, Economics & Ecology (Exhibition and Paper). CIVIC LAB SYMPOSIUM ON DESIGNING FOR CIVILITY AND CULTURAL IMPACT 07-08 JULY 2022, UNIVERSITY OF DERBY, United kingdom. Derby, United Kingdom 07 - 08 Jul 2022
Material, Economics & Ecology (Conference Convenor)
Jumana Manna, Laura Wilson, Dr. Onya McCausland, Tony Butler, Rafael Pérez Evans, Sonia Levy, Ravi Agarwal and Sharples, V. 2022. Material, Economics & Ecology (Conference Convenor). Material, Economics & Ecology. .
Offering from the River
Sharples, V. 2022. Offering from the River . Fundamentals. 1 (1).
Offering from the River (Artist Talk on Exhibition at GLOAM)
Sharples, V. 2022. Offering from the River (Artist Talk on Exhibition at GLOAM).
When We Die, Where Do We Go?
Sharples, V. and Crabtree, K. 2022. When We Die, Where Do We Go?
The (in)separability of matter: on prāṇa, energy and permeation
Sharples, Victoria 2021. The (in)separability of matter: on prāṇa, energy and permeation.
Blood from a Stone (Exhibition with School of the Damned and GLOAM)
Balshaw, M., Banwell, M., Beasley, R., Carney, J., McColl, J., Griffiths, T., McConnell, C., Collins, G., Rough, I., Cosford, L., Eves, N., Gibson, G., Newnham, L., Parr, C. D., Routledge, L. and Sharples, V. 2021. Blood from a Stone (Exhibition with School of the Damned and GLOAM).
Anoxic Bodies (Fallow Group Exhibition with GLOAM and GP)
Sharples, V., Burke, S., Hedy Squires, R., Griffiths, T. L., Davey, J., Ginno, J., Read, S. F. and Hicken, A. 2021. Anoxic Bodies (Fallow Group Exhibition with GLOAM and GP).
Method-Lab Part Deux
Baxter, N., Bracey, A., Britt, R., Buckley, K., Cifre Cerdà, J., Oliver, R., Simpson, N. and Sharples, V. 2021. Method-Lab Part Deux.
Children’s Media Conference (with TATO and GLOAM)
Sharples, V. 2021. Children’s Media Conference (with TATO and GLOAM).
The Magician
Baraklianou, Stella and Sharples, V. 2021. The Magician .
Billboard Commission (at GLOAM)
Singleton, J. and Sharples, V. 2021. Billboard Commission (at GLOAM).