will present an exhibition of new works by Joy Brown.
Today is the first day that I can sit alone with my works, all spread out on the ground as they were the day of unloading. I start to hold and clean them, one by one. It always takes time for me to see what is really here, to see the qualities and spirit in each form.
As I look carefully for the first time at each piece I can see, again, that there is something in the essence of my work that is about stillness and quiet. The figures capture a moment...alert and alive.
My figures speak to me of that peaceful place in myself - calm, open and aware. "