Tor Maclean is an artist living and working in Jinibara Country. Her practice is a quiet reflection on the embedded histories and stories of materials and objects. Working across installation, video and drawing, tor extrapolates these embedded histories through gestational processes that change and transform them. Most recently creating artworks that will continue to develop and corrode using remnants from her partner’s knife making.
Tor has exhibited throughout Australia and studied a bachelor of fine art at QCA and completed her honours at the University of Tasmania (2013). She was one of the founding members of Brisbane base ARI Addition (2011). She was inaugural recipient of the AIR residency program at the Tasmanian College of the Arts (2014) and undertook a residency at the Rosamond McCulloch Studio at the Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris (2016).