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Still Life: Things Devouring Time, was a temporary exhibition at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery at the University of Leeds. It explored the genre of still life art from both a historical and a contemporary perspective.

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Still life art, viewed through time

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The exhibition identity features a series of rectangles that reference the frames used to display paintings. The repeated abstract graphic is intended to visually represent the passing of time, whilst the use of gold hints towards wealth and consumerism. These two ideas encapsulate the theme of the exhibition.

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Exhibition images: courtesy of Leeds University Library Galleries, University of Leeds