# 18257

GELLATLY, Kelly

Soft steel : eX de Medici : recent work (with an original photograph by the artist)

$250.00 AUD

Bulleen, Vic. : Heide Museum of Modern Art, 2003. Small square quarto, pictorial wrappers, 28 pp, colour illustrations, foreword by Heide director Warwick Reeder, essay by Kelly Gellatly, a fine copy. ‘Heide Museum of Modern Art is delighted to present Soft Steel, an exhibition of recent work by Canberra-based artist eX de Medici, which focuses on her longstanding fascination with guns ….’ (Foreword); [TOGETHER WITH] An original colour print photograph by eX de Medici from her series Miss Michelle (2003), 220 x 150 mm, printed on glossy paper and mounted to the front of a handmade folding card, the inside with the artist’s handwritten note of appreciation to Warwick Reeder for his opening address: ‘Thankyou for the opportunity to show our Gals & their machines @ Heidi [sic] … Regards ex de Medici’; [AND] Warwick Reeder’s typescript copy of his address delivered at the exhibition opening, 4 pp, foolscap.