34.5 ?x 34.25 ?x 3.5″
Solid cast: portland cement, plaster, charcoal, dried & dissected Craspedia grown by my mother, varied Ohio perennials, inkjet on archival matte, matte medium, candle wax, Maldons sea salt, touch
Embedded Interior (2023) is a solid cast concrete work displaying and highlighting faultlines of the casting process through a series of embedded craspedia plants drilled into the surface of the solid cast. There are two parts to this work, one a small component cracked from the surface that is built to sit next to the solid form.
The work was recently exhibited for a solo exhibition at Passageway Gallery (Bloomfield Hills, MI).
In regard to installation, this work can be installed on a supporting shelf & can be discussed to be fit as a hanging work depending on the needs and interests of the buyer.
Item is located in Royal Oak, MI. Local pickup available. Shipping not available. Delivery available within Metro Detroit at no additional charge.
Aubrey Theobald (she/her b. 1996) is an interdisciplinary artist born in Cleveland, OH and currently practicing in Detroit, MI. Theobald received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Cincinnati DAAP with minors in Art History and Critical Visions (2018).
Theobald stands as a Co-Founder & contributing member of Hot Take Press ? a collaborative risograph press (Cincinnati, OH), with individual publications held through Printed Matter and the New York Public Library. Her residencies include Vermont Studio Center (2020), continued education at Ox-Bow School of Art & Artist Residency with Merit Scholarship, among nomination as a Fulbright Grant Semi-Finalist (Berlin, Germany, 2019).
Theobald?s work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally highlighting Anytime Dept. Gallery (Cincinnati, OH), The Carnegie (Covington, KY), Elephant Gallery (Nashville, TN), Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee (Berlin, Germany) and Gallery 263 (Boston, MA). Recent exhibitions include In Regards to Nostalgia? a three person exhibition at Ruth Pearlman Gallery in Cincinnati, OH and Support Systems? a dual exhibition with Jesse Ly at Stone House Art Gallery (SHAG), in Charlotte, NC.
Aubrey is currently pursuing a Master of Fine Arts at Cranbrook Academy of Art, Department of Sculpture with the anticipated graduation date of May 2024.