Opening night of Deep in a Dark Reverie at House of Bricks Gallery.
Deep in a Dark Reverie
Solo Exhibition Opening Night
40 Budd St, Collingwood
Deep in a Dark Reverie #3
My series Hawe’s Hill features on Beautiful Decay
The photographic work of Tajette O’Halloran is narrative rich. Each image seems stolen from a story in progress. The photographs borrow filmic qualities not only in its storytelling but style lighting and composition. Indeed, O’Halloran had spent time as a location scout for Australia’s film industry. She’s kept her eye for location and sense of drama. The self-portrait series featured here is set in an abandoned house in Barre, Massachusetts.
O’Halloran relates of the experience, “While staying here in this environment I felt compelled to create a photographic story of captivity, abandonment and surrender. I wanted to explore the fragility, torment and eventual freedom of the mind when left alone with yourself and your thoughts.”
another image from a photo series that’s slowly transpiring… close to the finish line now.