This weekend is your last chance to vist BIG DEAL No7 an amalgamation of imaginary ideas and processes related and created as a response to the genre of Science Fiction, this exhibition features; sculpture, photography, painting, film, video and audio installations by some 100 international artists and guest students from RCA.
Two completely different artists both from opposite side of the spectrum, material versus concept, have been exhibiting together for the last 5 years. Artists working together is nothing new. Van Gogh shared a studio with Gauguin in Arles, the south of France, or Picasso and Braque at the start of early Cubism in Paris. Sharing the experience of artmaking is still a very stimulating idea for artists.
“The Sheep are among the animals that people like most. It is gentle and calm. Since ancient times people have learned to use its fleece to make writing brushes and skin to keep warm. As it is white, people describe delicate and precious white jade to be ‘suet jade’.
Thus it is close to the meaning of good things.”
Most days art Critic Paul Carey-Kent spends hours on the train, traveling between his home in Southampton and his day job in Surrey. Could he, we asked, jot down whatever came into his head?
ArtOpening: Over a 100 artists in China Town London: CHINESE OPEN: YEAR OF THE HORSE
Opens 16 September – 25 November 2009 Peter Abrahams, Cedric Christie, Richard Ducker , Leo Fitzmaurice , Jonathan Hood, Abigail… Read More