Sarah Hardacre, Forget Mermaids, 2012

Sarah Hardacre, Forget Mermaids, 2012

Artist: Sarah Hardacre (b. 1977)

Title: Forget Mermaids 

Year: 2012

Medium: Screenprint

Dimensions: H: 73cm W: 73cm

Accession Number: US2013-10

Acquisition info:

Hardacre is an alumna of the University of Salford graduating with first class honours in Visual Arts in 2008.

The image in the background of Arms Open to Welcome the Sun is of a photograph of Brydon Close, Salford (located near the University of Salford).

Sarah Hardacre sourced the photographs from these screenprints and others for this series from the Local History Library based in Salford Museum and Art Gallery.