Gallery 1 – Seventh Gallery, Melbourne
Helen and Emma began their collaboration during hula hoop lessons, where they found their bodies adapting to their new limb: the hula hoop. Recap references both graphic design and sculpture, combining info-graphics and objects that allude to action. Collecting and assembling colourful robust materials (vinyl, foam, concrete, plastic…) the artists dictate playful imagined interactions with the objects. The possibilities of these actions are laid out using simplified info-graphics. The authority of ‘how to’ demonstrations informs their didactic decisions..