Introduction

Introduction

Transformations

A simple search to define the word "transformation" yields many results; there are uses in science and mathematics, in the visual and performing arts, in business and economics and in politics and culture. "Transformation" has similarities in all of its applications as well as nuanced differences. At its core, "transformation" refers to a process of change. In the selection of these artworks, questions around the transformation of body, time and language are addressed. The artwork displayed speaks to this central idea of change both individually and in concert with the other works around it.