Inner Space is excited to host!
Anna Hegarty: Fish In the Air Ducts
Saturday, March 4th, 2017
4pm – 7pm
On view by appointment 03/05-03/26/2017
Anna’s work is earnestly sardonic, addressing the
banality of everyday experience. These are not
cruel mockings of the human condition; surprisingly
they deploy a self-deprecating humor which not only
contains the ability to project oneself but also allow
a genuine appreciation for others. Alternating tones
of optimism, despair, and humor blend to produce
extraordinary experiences within the ordinary. Anna
makes drawings as a way of recording time, and
they are the basis of every project she undertakes.
Whether the final form is an animation, book,
painting or sculpture, at the heart of every project is
an absurdist alchemy that stretches and ruptures
the boundaries of reality, untangling the dilemma of
Anna Hegarty is an artist and illustrator currently based in Brooklyn, New York. She grew up in
St. Louis, Missouri and received a BFA in Sculpture from Washington University in St. Louis.
Her work employs humor and absurdity to explore interpersonal relationships and the oddity of
being a human in the world.