Tracey Snelling

«[…] Through the use of sculpture, video, installation, and performance, I give my impression of a place, its people and their experience. Often, the cinematic image stands in for real life as it plays out behind windows in the buildings, sometimes creating a sense of mystery, other times stressing the mundane. My work derives from voyeurism, film noir, and geographical and architectural location. Within this idea of location, themes develop of a particular locale’s inhabitants: Who lives here? What do they do, and why?

These questions transport observation into the realm of storytelling. I explore place, people, and culture through the use of scale and repetition of a theme, creating new realities that change with the viewer’s perception. Utilizing video, sound, and manipulation of size, I am not trying to replicate a place; rather I give my impression of a place, its people and their experience, and allow the viewer to extrapolate his or her own meaning. […]» Tracey Snelling
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Available works

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Available works


  • Tenement Rising, 2016

    mixed media sculpture with video
    325 x 240 x 135 cm


  • Communist apartment #1, 2013

    in collaboration with Idan Levin
    mixed media sculpture with video
    52 x 40,5 x 56 cm


  • Communist apartment #2, 2013

    in collaboration with Idan Levin
    mixed media sculpture with video
    47 x 53 x 80 cm


  • Chongqing Nights, 2018

    Ed. 1/5, 2 AP
    mixed media wall sculpture with video
    48 x 58 x 9 cm


  • Tokyo, 2012

    in collaboration with Idan Levin
    wood, inkjet prints, paint, lights, LCD screens, media players, speakers, transformer and photograph mounted on aluminum
    50 x 120 x 40 cm


  • Serial Killer Room - Fantasy Mirror Room - Club, 2018

    wood, inkjet prints, paint, lights, LCD screens, media players, speakers, transformer
    20 x 80 x 26 cm


  • Rainy Night, 2013

    wood, paint, faux water, lights, LCD screen, media player, speaker, transformer
    40,5 x 43 x 51 cm


  • MIS Döner Kebap, 2018

    wood, inkjet prints, paint, lights, LCD screen, media player, speaker, transformer
    38 x 32 x 45 cm


  • Green Bar, 2016

    wood, inkjet prints, paint, lights, LCD screen, media player, speaker, transformer
    18 x 29 x 24 cm


  • Another Seven Shacks, 2018

    mixed media sculpture with video
    106,5 x 78 x 28 cm


  • The City, 2012

    Edition of 5, 2 AP
    mixed media wall sculpture with video
    40,5 x 58,5 x 9 cm


  • Emmanuel Church of God, Happy Spa, Disco Christmas Living Room, 2017

    mixed media sculpture with video
    19 x 104 x 58,5 cm


  • Dude’s Room, Girl’s Room, 2017

    mixed media sculpture with video
    18,5 x 66 x 30,5 cm

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    News

  • From Saturday 23 February 2019, Studio la Città will open the solo show of Tracey Snelling entitled Metropolis.
    February 23 – April 13, 2019 | Studio la Città – Verona