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JOACHIM KOESTER : IN THE FACE OF OVERWHELMING FORCES
Jan 28 - Mar 26, 2017
Joachim Koester’s exhibition, In the Face of Overwhelming Forces, connects all the galleries in an immersive installation comprising 16mm film projection, digital video, photography and audio works. Collectively, they span the last 12 years of his practice, revealing a persistent enquiry into the boundaries of apparent reality and a quest to uncover hidden aspects of perception.

Click to enlargeCHRISTIAN NYAMPETA
Jul 29, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018

NATHALIE DU PASQUIER : OTHER ROOMS
Sep 29, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018

GIORGIO GRIFFA : A CONTINUOUS BECOMING
Jan 26 - Apr 8, 2018
Private view Thu Jan 25 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Giorgio Griffa first became known in the 1960s as part of an Italian generation of artists who proposed a radical redefinition of painting.
 
Griffa’s minimalist approach reduces painting to its essential elements: raw canvas, colour and brushstrokes. Griffa believes in the ‘intelligence of painting’, creating with what he calls ‘passive concentration’. Carefully following material behaviours as they play out on the canvas, he allows the instruments of painting to lead as the work’s protagonists: the type or width of brush, the colour or dilution of paint used, the properties of the canvas, whether linen, cotton, hemp or jute.

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