STREET now open! Chicago | Los Angeles | Miami | New York | San Francisco | Santa Fe
Amsterdam | Berlin | Brussels | London | Paris | São Paulo | Toronto | China | India | Worldwide
 
London

Large Glass

Exhibition Detail
Universal Fragments: Conversations with Trevor Shearer
392 Caledonian Rd
London N11DN
United Kingdom


October 11th, 2013 - January 24th
Opening: 
October 11th, 2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 
,
> ARTISTS
> QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.largeglass.co.uk
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
islington
EMAIL:  
info@largeglass.co.uk
PHONE:  
02076099345
OPEN HOURS:  
Wednesday-Saturday 11am-6pm
COST:  
Free
> DESCRIPTION

Six contemporary artists; Tonico Lemos Auad, Miroslaw Balka, Massimo Bartolini, Jean-Philippe Dordolo, Jean-Luc Moulène and Alison Turnbull have each selected a work (of their own) that they feel resonates with that of the late British artist Trevor Shearer.

Trevor Shearer (1958 – 2013) was an artist whose approach was known to his colleagues and students at Byam Shaw School of Art and Central Saint Martins where he taught, but whose work has rarely been shown. He died at the beginning of 2013, leaving behind the largely unseen results of a practice that engaged with some of the most profound problems regarding art’s relationship to transience, to perceptual experience, and to the imagination’s capacity for reinvention.

This exhibition will show how Shearer’s art, virtually unseen until now, shares a formal and conceptual context with those of his contemporaries.

 


Copyright © 2006-2013 by ArtSlant, Inc. All images and content remain the © of their rightful owners.