In a long line of musicians who marry the sacred and the profane, the verses of AC/DC’s “Let there be Rock” further correlate the Biblical birth of time from the book of Genesis with the birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll in 1955. I throw a Buddhist twist into this mix and get LET THERE BE ROBE.

—Nell

Exhibition Dates: 26 November – 18 December 2015
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Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail); Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks; Dimensions variable; Enquire
Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail)
Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks
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Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail); Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks; Dimensions variable; Enquire
Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail)
Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks
Dimensions variable
Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail); Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks; Dimensions variable; Enquire
Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail)
Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks
Dimensions variable
Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail); Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks; Dimensions variable; Enquire
Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail)
Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks
Dimensions variable
Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail); Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks; Dimensions variable; Enquire
Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail)
Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks
Dimensions variable
Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail); Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks; Dimensions variable; Enquire
Nell Let There Be Robe, 2012 (detail)
Zen robe, T-shirts, beads, badges, mannequin, socks, Converse All-Stars, guitar picks, paintbrushes, drumsticks, scissors, pencils, screwdrivers, chopsticks
Dimensions variable