Christina Mackie’s ‘filters’ at Tate
Christina Mackie’s ‘filters
’ go on show at Tate Britain 24 March 2015. A commission supported by Sotheby’s
, Christina Mackie: the filters (24 March – 18 October 2015) is a three-part installation by the artist inspired by her interest in colour and perception. The composition of dipped silk nets suspended over pans of semi-crystallised dye is anchored to the floor of the south Duveen Gallery. The aerial network of ropes and colourful dyed silk is animated by the natural light that permeates the space. Alongside the nets, a vibrant yellow sculpture, suggestive of a scientific...