THURSDAY 27 NOVEMBER 08
new art in the basement...
THE HARD SHOULDER
London from the point of view of a Lorry Driver with
a given higher perspective of the city, the road and
All possibilities are random and pictures flow past
the windscreen like a cinema.
"The hard shoulder" exhibition at the Foundry from
27th November the product of five years driving
lorries in and around London and photographs and
There are around 70 photographs ( super A3) that
work individually or collectively in various
multiples, triptychs and diptychs etc.
The drawings are large 4'x4' - 6'x4' etc - though I
like to turn them back into photographs themselves.
art installation in in the vault...
sound - ALEX TAYLOR
video installation - GIULIA BACCI
performance - LAURA BRERA
info - 07748 368 112
installation open 6pm-11pm Thursday - Saturday
performance Thursday and Saturday at 9pm
TUESDAY 02 DECEMBER 08
new art on the far wall
WEDNESDAY 03 DECEMBER 08
Ride the Word
On the Road
Vincent de Souza, poetry -
Vanessa Gebbie, short fiction -Jane Holland, poetry -
Chris McCabe, poetry -
Jay Merill, short fiction
Guest Publication: The Delinquent -
Speaker: Jason King, editor
Truckers' Art Exhibition -
Speaker: Stefan Roman, artist
THURSDAY 04 DECEMBER 08
Secrets' is a multimedia exhibition that has been
curated by a collaborative of artists. The theme of
the exhibition is 'Secrets' and all work that is
exhibited will be shown within a constructed bedroom
environment with which the audience must interact in
order to find the artworks. The room will be
darkened and the work hidden, and the viewer is
expected to "snoop" throught the space in order th
locate the work. The concept of viewer participation
is essential to this project and links in with ideas
related to voyeurism as well as notions of the
SUNDAY 07 DECEMBER 08
TUESDAY 09 DECEMBER 08
new art on the bar wall..
new art in the library...
WEDNEDAY 10 DECEMBER 08
The final Openned reading before Christmas takes
place on Wednesday 10th December at 7.15pm in the
basement of The Foundry, London, EC2
& the final extract from Openned's video interview with Allen Fisher
Admission is free.
TUESDAY 16 DECEMBER 08
new art on the far wall..
I paint my phobia - fear of stuffed animals. The
stillness of the stuffed animal, their glass eyes
and the scars present the moment of horror induced
by human power play which by butcher's 'technique'
build hunting trophies for their homes, restaurants
and social clubs.
I place my objects under cover of the dark night, to
describe the fate of the animals dictated by the
overpowering human species. I want to overcome that
fear through something pleasant and joyful -
painting. The Nature is drawn using geometrically
strong lines which mimicks computer algorithm
Digital 'filtered' imagery is here to revoke the
unnatural state of the stuffed animals.
Colors have carton-ish suggestions primarily red
which in conjunction with 'sewing scars' comments on
'blood empty' state of the animals.
new art on the stair well...
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