Friday, 30 April 2010


I'm ecstatic to announce that I will be kicking off The Antheneum's "Art at the Atheneum" with my first solo exhibition in Aberdeen entitled "Numerology". The show is comprised of a selection of new works based around the magpie.

Surrounded by myth, superstition and misconception, the magpie is a bird of complex symbolic and folkloric origin. From the trade-mark trinket laden nest to their ominous numerically fateful flocks, the monochromatic magpie is a bird both maligned and revered throughout the western and eastern worlds. Combining their fierce intelligence with a covetous nature, the magpie is as diverse and intriguing as the objects that litter its nest, and has consequently provided a rich and fascinating research base for “Numerology”.

Numerology: A Solo Exhibition by Jenny Hood

The Athenaeum, 5-9 Union Street, Aberdeen, AB10 5BU, Scotland, UK.

Opening Tuesday 11th May 7pm-9pm

Opening Hours:

Mon - Thurs: 11:00 am - 12:00 am

Fri - Sat: 11:00 am - 1:00 am

Sun: 12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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