Pictures With Deep Meaning
Pictures With Deep Meaning is an all-new solo exhibition and publication by Allan Gardner. The publication consists of (almost) every image downloaded to the artist's studio computer between the end of December 2019 and the beginning of July 2022. Presented in chronological order, the book depicts arks of research in... Read More
The images in Pictures With Deep Meaning are presented without permission or any context outside of their use in the production of artworks. As a collection they represent a desire to communicate through the aesthetics of subculture, exploring the purpose of interpretation within contemporary culture. The publication and exhibition of the same name hinge on the notion that seeking objective meaning should not be the aim of interpretation, instead emphasizing interpretation as a tool for connecting with others through experience, circumstance and perspectives that help us to derive meaning.