SILVER WATERS is a collaborative exhibition by Jamie Kinroy, Gayle Nelson (SSA Past President) and Robert Powell (SSA Professional Member) that tracks an area of land deep in the heart of Florida from the time it was first documented through to the present day as a theme park. The artwork is in the form of drawings and objects and combines the artists’ mutual interest in comic books with their respective visual arts practices.
The exhibition marks the beginning of a long-term project based around an imaginary encyclopedia Come and explore the darkest depths of tropical Florida at SILVER WATERS, a once-popular nature reserve where visitors could enjoy a spot of anaconda or alligator wrestling, or take in a tour of the crystal clear waters on a glass-bottom boat. There will be a Preview of the exhibition on Thursday 22 February from 6-8pm. All welcome.
‘SILVER WATERS’, TENT Gallery, Evolution House, 78 West Port, Edinburgh EH1 2LE
Dates: 23 February – 3 March. Monday – Saturday 12 noon – 4pm