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ART FOR ART’S SAKE: APRIL

LOUISE BOURGEOIS: THE RETURN OF THE REPRESSED FREUD MUSEUM 8TH MARCH – 27TH MAY Protruding phallic shapes, a floating engorged abscess and decapitated heads bound together in ‘cell’. All staged in Freud’s chamber. Basically a psychoanalytic orgy. Literally so excited … Continue reading

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ART FOR ARTS SAKE: MARCH

ALEX HUBBARD EAT YOUR FRIENDS SIMON LEE GALLERY 2ND MARCH – 5TH APRIL PV 1ST MARCH http://www.simonleegallery.com CONOR HARRINGTON DEAD MEAT LAZARIDES GALLERY 2ND MARCH – 12TH APRIL PV 1ST MARCH http://www.lazinc.com/ REECE JONES CONTROL TEST ALL VISUAL ARTS 23RD … Continue reading

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ART FOR ART’S SAKE: FEBRUARY

TILL RABUS’S FORMS OF EVERYDAY LAZARIDES GALLERY 27TH JAN-23RD FEB http://www.lazinc.com/ ———— PAOLO ROVERSI THE WAPPING PROJECT/BANKSIDE 3RD FEB- 31ST MARCH http://www.thewappingprojectbankside.com/ ———– DAVID SHRIGLEY BRAIN ACTIVITY HAYWARD GALLERY 1ST FEB- 13TH MAY http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/ ———— TIM BARBER SELECTIONS FROM “UNTITLED … Continue reading

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ART FOR ART’S SAKE: JANUARY

JONATHAN YEO YOU’RE ONLY YOUNG TWICE LAZARIDES GALLERY 9TH DEC-21ST JAN http://www.lazinc.com/   ——- PIETRO RUFFO THE POLITICAL GYMNASIUM BLAIN/SOUTHERN 11 JAN-4TH FEB http://www.blainsouthern.com/ —— FUTURE MAP 11 ZABLUDOWICZ COLLECTION 12TH JAN-5TH FEB http://www.zabludowiczcollection.com/london/exhibitions/future-map-11 http://www.pipjolley.com/ —— PASSIVE POLITICAL / 19/01/12 … Continue reading

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It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, it’s a new life, for me.

Some of our best, and some of our worst. Images to repulse, confuse, warm the heart, shake your bones, inspire, disturb and empower. A contorted tapestry of femininity; objectified, killed softly, exposed, self-elevated, owned, worn and subverted. Another year ladies, … Continue reading

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ART FOR ART’S SAKE: SEPTEMBER

EXHIBITIONS TO CHECK OUT THIS MONTH! RYAN GANDER: LOCKED ROOM SCENARIO 30 AUG- 23 OCT LONDONEWCASTLE DEPOT http://www.artangel.org.uk/projects/2011/locked_room_scenario A feat of optical intrigue, this exhibition intends to unnerve, disturb and confuse by appearing closed. The viewer is invited to question … Continue reading

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THE INFECTIOUS BEAUTY OF OUR SORDID EARTH.

I know I enjoy a verbal ‘gush’ but, I must say, I feel especially compelled to gush about Mat Collishaw and Ron Arad’s collaborative project at the Roundhouse, Curtain Call. Sordid Earth, Mat Collishaw’s projection, was a site to behold. … Continue reading

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A Room of One’s Own.

Now, in no way am I comparing my artistic strife to that of Virginia Woolf’s tortured soul. That is number one. Rather, oddly for me putting gender to one side, I feel a parallel between her desire for a space … Continue reading

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PRESENCE/ABSENCE

‘There is nothing outside the text’ Derrida Kingsland Road Studio proudly presents the first exhibition, Presence – Absence. Set in the basement of a discreet terraced building, light pours upon the crowd through the glass brick ceiling. The space, poignantly, … Continue reading

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