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Hew Locke: Hemmed In Two. Installation at PAMM, Peréz Art Museum Miami

Hew Locke’s Hemmed in Two is part boat, part package, part infestation, a personal reflection on the global commodification of culture and its history; the barcodes acknowledge that this art-piece is itself a commodity which can become cargo or freight as soon as it leaves the studio.  Cardboard is worldwide the standard shipping material for … Continue reading

The Fourth Plinth 2012/2013: Elmgreen & Dragset / Katharina Fritsch

The six artists for the Fourth Plinth commission in Trafalgar Square were Allora & Calzadilla; Elmgreen & Dragset; Katharina Fritsch; Brian Griffiths; Hew Locke; and Mariele Neudecker. The winning artworks  by Elmgreen & Dragset and Katharine Fritsch will be installed on the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square for 2012 and 2013. Based in London and Berlin, Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset have worked … Continue reading

Folkestone Triennial: A Million Miles from Home. 25 June-25 September 2011

“A Million Miles From Home will explore “Folkestone’s relationship with the wider world by recognising the town’s geographic position close to continental Europe, and its location on the edge of Britain.” and “articulate the sense of being between worlds, of displacement and separation, of transience and orientation. It alludes to a sense of unease as … Continue reading