Artist Talk: Conrad Shawcross in conversation with Ziba Ardalan at Parasol unit Wednesday 28th March 2012
Wednesday 28 March, 7 p.m.
Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art 14 Wharf Road T 44 (0)20 7490 7373
Exhibiting artist Conrad Shawcross will be in conversation with Director/Curator of Parasol unit,
Ziba Ardalan. Shawcross’ practice explores theories and methodologies pertaining to geometry and philosophy, physics and metaphysics. His typically large-scale sculptures manifest as modular or mechanical systems with an aesthetic of scientific rationality. Conrad has exhibited internationally with recent exhibitions at Location One, New York; The New Art Gallery, Walsall and Musée d’art Contemporain, Lyon. He lives and works in London and is currently Artist in Residence at the Science Museum, London. £5/£4 concessions
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