Peter Matthews

Atlantic Chance

2013. Atlantic Ocean plastic flotsam, driftwood, steel and plaster.  Length 68cm x width 27cm x height 181cm.

What are the chances of finding three empty blue bottles with red caps washed-up on an Atlantic Ocean beach, all within a short area of one another. The mysterious nature of the universe, that all things are bound together by an invisible but enormous force, that these individual lone bottles converged together as animate spirits and mystical objects from the vast abyss of time and space.