September, 2023

16sep10:00 am2:00 pmI found Him Ensconced in a Thin CocoonMatthew Stolp10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Event Details

The Avago space becomes a magnifying glass, revealing the repetitive labor of an ordinary caterpillar as he builds his cocoon for an unsuspected transformation. See him at work at 5pm on Fridays throughout the exhibition and gather for the revelation of his metamorphosis at 5pm, Friday 13 October. Who knows what will emerge from his flimsy cocoon. Bring the kids!

Performances: 5-6pm Friday 15-29 September: Caterpillar at work, 5-6pm Friday 6 October: Entering the cocoon. 5-6pm Friday 13 October: Eclosion.

Exhibition Dates:

Exhibition opening: 5.30pm, Thursday 14 September

Exhibition runs: Friday 15 September – Saturday 14 October, 2023

Gallery Open Hours: Tuesday – Friday, 10am–5pm and Saturday 10am–2pm


Image: Matthew Stolp, Caterpillar, 2023, digital collage. Courtesy of the artist.


(Saturday) 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Moonah Arts Centre

27 Albert Road, Moonah TAS 7009