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Cafe Curio: Rachael Champion

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© Courtesy of the Artist and Camden Arts Centre
Cafe Curio: Rachael Champion

Arkwright Road
London NW3 6DG
United Kingdom
June 13th, 2012 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Artist talk
WEBSITE:  
http://www.camdenartscentre.org
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
camden town
EMAIL:  
info@camdenartscentre.org
PHONE:  
+44 (0)20 7472 5500
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue-Sun 10-6; Wed 10-9; Closed Mon & Bank Holidays

DESCRIPTION

A final chance to meet artist-in-residence Rachael Champion and discuss the work made as part of her residency.

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Champion’s practice is based around large scale constructions and architectural interventions; fabricated environments which interrogate humanity’s shifting and uncertain relationship with technology and the natural world. Typically Champion uses materials commonly found on the sites of major construction projects. These industrial products, often hidden in the landscape, are deliberately presented out of context juxtaposing their alien sculptural qualities with an inherent functionality. The work is informed by such diverse areas of knowledge as municipal architecture, ecology and mechanics. For this residency Champion will be working in both the Artists’ Studio and the garden to research and develop new work.