Issue 7 Articles
Magazine: Issue 7
Preview: Dara Birnbaum
9 December 2011 – 12 February 2012 PREVIEW: Thursday 8 December 2011, 6.30-8.30 pm South London Art Gallery presents American artist Dara Birnbaum who was one of the first to subvert the language of television and is internationally recognised for her pioneering film and video works made over the past three and a half decades.
WONDERLUST APT Gallery, Deptford 10-27 November (Late opening last Friday 25th Nov until 8pm) The scope of this exhibition: 'Humanity's hunt for the amazing, the epic and the unimagined\' initially seemed too multi-faceted to formulate a coherent exhibition. However, the emphasis is not on the spectacular, rather man\'s often unquenched thirst for it, and this should be the explored facet here. Moreover, is it novelty or beauty we seek in our environment, does it have an evolutionary function? Are our imagined worlds bound by what is conceivable in the physical world? Should this lust for wonder lead to invention?
Venue Spotlight: Peckham Space
No more ‘them’ and ‘us’: Peckham Space Open If there is any show which is a must see this month it is the Peckham Space Open, taking place at Peckham Space from 29th November – 17th December.