Viewing articles from 2016/07

Penarth Pier Pavilion, The Esplanade, Penarth CF64 3AU

Liz West: Solstice Ritual

Liz West, Solstice Ritual, Installation view, 2016, Optically clear Yellow & Hot Pink Vinyl

Liz West’s mediation in the pavilion is a simple layering of coloured optical film onto each and every pane of window, allowing the breadth of the gallery, the sunrise, sunset and the mutable nature of our retinas to do the rest. Review by Sam Perry

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NewBridge Project Space, 16 New Bridge St West, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AW

Konrad Smoleński and Honza Zamojski: Transparent

Konrad Smoleński and Honza Zamojski: Transparent

Transparent features configurations of objects and humans, humans and architecture and exhibits, institutions and individuals. Within a carefully structured environment and a precisely scripted scenario of live action, humans animate the system regardless of bounds to establishment and restrictions.

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St Barnabas’ Church, High Street, Erdington, Birmingham B23 6SY

Tereza Buskova: Clipping the Church

Clipping the Church performance documentation

‘Clipping the Church’ demonstrated the transformations that communities naturally undergo, and ignited a much needed sense of what a unified community can be, when words are left aside in favour of a spirit of simple togetherness. Review by Dominika Mackiewicz

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Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen (M HKA), Leuvenstraat 32, 2000 Antwerpen, Belgium

Energy Flash: The Rave Movement

Energy Flash: The Rave Movement, Installation View

'Energy Flash' will be the first museum exhibition for considering rave, as well as the social, political, economic and technological conditions that led to the advent of rave as an alternative movement across Europe.

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Prince Gallery, Hauser Pl. 16A, 1127 Copenhagen, Denmark

Kristoffer Ørum: Invisible Objects

Invisible Objects

Kristoffer Ørum's exhibition consists of a number of everyday objects: a video, a chair, a refrigerator door with milk, a dish with a watermelon, a bread box with brown bread, a sink with pasta and a number of PU foam objects - all of which emit through different wireless networks that are available within and outside the gallery.

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