Take A Bite Of Peach10. Apr - 26. Apr 14 / ended One Thoresby Street
Open Thursday - Saturday 12 - 6PM
Performer present at the opening and each saturday 12-3pm.
Blue curry / Rebecca Ounstead / Hannah Regel / Lisa Selby
The selected artists demonstrate and examine the exotic through the use of sound, colour, pattern and material associations. Asking the viewer to consider otherness and the ornamental in relation to objects, arrangement and performativity.
Bringing together artists making or re-appropriating objects that possess a familiarity, are suggestive of, or are utilised in order to serve another purpose. The works as objects begin to create fictions, fictions which alone can be widely interpreted, possessed and re-written.
Ounsteads’ performative work acts as a curatorial tool. Each artwork is performed with, the works, including the performer, become props. The objects collectively perform a fiction, whilst belonging to no fiction in-particular.
Blue curry. B. 1974, Nassau, Bahamas. Lives and works in London. Blue completed his MFA in fine art at Goldsmiths in 2009. He is featured in the article ‘island life’ in the current issue of Frieze.
Rebecca Ounstead. B. 1989, lives and works in Nottingham. A recent graduate from Nottingham trent university, she is currently the attic programmer at One Thoresby street. Rebecca was recently selected for exeter open and Nottingham castle open 2013. She will be showing new works at the bristol art weekender in may.
Hannah Regel. B. 1989, Nottingham. Lives and works in London. Hannah was selected for new contemporaries 2013, and is also the co-editor of feminist journal salt, which will be stocked at triple o g throughout the exhibition.
Lisa Selby. B. 1977, essex. Lives and works in London. Completing her MFA at goldsmiths in 2011, Selby has recently undertaken a residency at the university of Wisconsin-madison,us and been awarded the 2013 bursary award from royal british society of sculptors. Curry and Selby made work collaboratively whilst on the peer sessions residency, resulting in future memories, Enclave, London.
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