Artist-in-residence: Tori-Jay Mordey
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Artist-in-residence: Tori-Jay Mordey

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Fri 18 Sep 2020 to Sun 6 Dec 2020
Add to Calendar 2020-09-18 10:00 2020-12-07 10:00 Australia/Brisbane Artist-in-residence: Tori-Jay Mordey Drawing on both her Torres Strait Islander and English heritage, Tori-Jay Mordey’s contemporary illustrations explore themes of family and self-identity through detailed and immersive portraiture. Often using members of her own family as subject matter, Tori-Jay combines stylistic cartoon fantasy with stunning realism to capture the complexities of our inner lives and emotions. Tori-Jay’s artworks traverse multiple mediums, from digital illustration, drawing, painting, printmaking, film and murals. She has also authored and illustrated several children’s books. Join us from September to December as Tori-Jay Mordey continues to explore her themes of identity when she takes over the Adelaide St Pavilion as artist-in-residence. Explore the artist’s process first-hand and observe the artist create new artworks within our open studio. Visit Tori–Jay Mondays to Fridays in the Adelaide Street Pavilion. <strong>Times</strong>: 10am-5pm daily Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane City
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Free

Drawing on both her Torres Strait Islander and English heritage, Tori-Jay Mordey’s contemporary illustrations explore themes of family and self-identity through detailed and immersive portraiture. Often using members of her own family as subject matter, Tori-Jay combines stylistic cartoon fantasy with stunning realism to capture the complexities of our inner lives and emotions. Tori-Jay’s artworks traverse multiple mediums, from digital illustration, drawing, painting, printmaking, film and murals. She has also authored and illustrated several children’s books.

Join us from September to December as Tori-Jay Mordey continues to explore her themes of identity when she takes over the Adelaide St Pavilion as artist-in-residence. Explore the artist’s process first-hand and observe the artist create new artworks within our open studio.

Visit Tori–Jay Mondays to Fridays in the Adelaide Street Pavilion.

Times: 10am-5pm daily

Venue

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane City

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