“Deep in my heart dwells a dark animal, surrounded by colorful stardust, crystals and the light of soaring souls.
beast, after many years, slowly begins to understand that it is not
just a bundle of imperfect particles, but that these imperfect particles represent the uniqueness of the being.
Of course, my
works are a reflection of myself, but they are also the result of
meticulous, month-long material research and geometrical and mathematical preparatory
work. Science and art are not different disciplines.” Marina Zumi
In October 2017 the Hashtag Gallery in Toronto presented the the exhibition “Reflections: in U / on M” showcasing the results of Marina Zumis scientific art and artistic science.
The works of art were representations of mythical creatures on canvas. Created by mixed techniques spray / acrylic / embroidery.
the first time Zumi used more mobile backgrounds and presented the twin
work “in U / on M” on a metal-coated surface, etched, scratched and painted with aerosol.