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Cally Trench: Hands and Feet Drawings

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Cally Trench's drawings of hands and feet are portraits and self-portraits, as expressive in their way as faces.

Hands by Cally Trench

Cally Trench, Hands, 2017
Ink on watercolour paper, 40 x 40 cm

Cally Trench's Hand drawings (2013-2016) are in ink on paper, drawn from life, and all 10 x 15 cm.

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Hand by
 Cally Trench

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Hand (2016) is a short timelapse film made up of drawings that Cally Trench made of her left hand, which appears to drum on a surface or maybe play invisible musical instruments. The music was specially written for the film by composer Josh Hagley in 2016.

Cally Trench's drawings of Feet (2013-2017) are in ink on paper, or in charcoal, pastels and ink on paper, drawn from life, and all 15 x 10 cm.

Cally Trench, Foot drawing

Cally Trench, Foot drawing

Cally Trench, Foot drawing

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Feet by
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Feet (2017) is a short silent timelapse film made up of 239 drawings that Cally Trench made of her feet, which appear to wriggle and fidget, sometimes socked, sometimes naked, and sometimes with one sock on and one sock off.

The drawing Hands was shown in Draw/Bridge, Zug/Brücke (curated by Alex Dewart) at Galerie REMISE, Berlin and at ARTHOUSE1, London in 2017. The films Hand and Feet were both shown in Draw/Bridge, Zug/Brücke at ARTHOUSE1.

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