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Click to enlargeNAOMI PEARCE: OSTEON
Nov 16 - 18, 2018
A 3-day continuous spoken-word performance by Naomi Pearce. Taking its title from a structural unit of compact bone, OSTEON draws on 92 Webster Road’s past lives. Pearce will speak about bone as a storage device, a material which, like an archive or a building, records past events on its surface and in its substance.
 
The artist spent a year in a teaching mortuary observing cadaveric dissections and forensic anthropology practicals. Here she continues recent attempts to test the limits of a somatic approach to writing history and develop a way of articulating the architecture of artist studios in bodily terms.

OONA GRIMES: HAIL THE NEW ETRUSCAN #2
Jan 19 - 27, 2019
Private view Fri Jan 18 6pm - 9pm
In 2018 Grimes spent 8 months on a fellowship at The British School at Rome. As she worked, her thoughts kept returning to Italian Cinema - from the Neorealists to late Fellini. She took walks in the early morning to enjoy the city before the crowds; gradually the walks and the films got woven together in Grimes thoughts, dreams and work. Grimes began to make video recordings, not acting she says, but 'drawing the moment.'
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NATHANIEL MELLORS & ERKKA NISSINEN BAD MANTRA
Feb 2 - 24, 2019
Private view Fri Feb 1 6pm - 9pm
Nathaniel Mellors’ fourth exhibition at Matt’s Gallery and the first solo presentation of his collaborative practice with Erkka Nissinen.

MATTHEW KRISHANU : HOUSE OF CROWS
Mar 30 - Apr 7, 2019
Private view Mon Apr 29 6pm - 9pm

BRIAN CATLING : CUDDY
Apr 14 - 21, 2019
Private view Sun Apr 14

RON HENOCQ : EMOJIMIO
May 4 - 26, 2019
Private view Fri May 3 6pm - 9pm

DEAN KENNING
Jun 8 - 30, 2019
Private view Fri Jun 7 6pm - 9pm

LUKE MCCREADIE
Jul 6 - 28, 2019
Private view Fri Jul 5 6pm - 9pm

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