Stephen Ellis, Pond VII, 2019. Graphite, coloured pencil and gouache on digital print on Fabriano paper, 53cm x 36cm framed. Courtesy: the artist and Sanderson Contemporary Art, Auckland.
Stephen Ellis’ meticulously rendered ink drawings poetically engage the materialisation of climate change – that slow-moving apocalypse now rapidly gaining pace – once considered a “theory” yet now demonstrably manifesting in volatile physical forms both felt and lived.
Exhibition opens: 5–7pm Tuesday 12 November 2019