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Abraham Cruzvillegas Autoconstrucción: The Optimistic Failure of a Simultaneous Promise. Modern Art Oxford. 27 September – 20 November 2011

An exhibition by Mexican artist Abraham Cruzvillegas includes the latest work in his long-standing project, Autoconstruccion, taking inspiration from the eclectic and improvisatory architecture of his childhood home in the area of Pedregales de Coyoacán, Mexico City. Pedregales de Coyoacán is an area of Mexico City initially inhabited by migrants who moved in and set up … Continue reading

James Capper: Ripper Teeth in Action. Modern Art Oxford. August 2011

James Capper, Ripper Teeth in Action, is part of Modern Art Oxford’s Art in Rose Hill  commissions programme. Inspired by the aesthetics and actions of large-scale construction machinery, Capper employs a set of ‘ripper teeth’ of his own design to work on sections of land around Rose Hill, Oxford. In a series of live performances throughout August the … Continue reading