3am: wonder, paranoia and the restless night

10 May 2014 – 12 Jul 2014

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Free, donations welcome

The Exchange

England, United Kingdom


Travel Information

  • Buses stop in the centre of Penzance.
  • The Exchange is a five-minute walk from the train and bus stations

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Painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, film and video by 22 international and UK artists. The exhibition demonstrates how this particular nocturnal hour has captured the imagination as the featured artists explore various themes — psychological, sociological, and natural — to capture something of the strangeness of the night and the extraordinary range of emotions, states and experiences it witnesses. Full list of artists: Francis Alÿs, Tonico Lemos Auad,à‚ Jordan Baseman,à‚ Sandra Cinto,à‚ Dorothy Cross, Dornith Doherty, Anthony Goicolea, Marc Hulson, Rachel Kneebone, Nathan Mabry, Michael Palm & Willi Dorner, Hirsch Perlman, Ed Pien,à‚ Lucy Reynolds,à‚ Sophy Rickett, Paul Rooney, Anj Smith, Fred Tomaselli, Danny Treacy, Bettina von Zwehl, Tom Wood. 3am: wonder, paranoia and the restless nightà‚ is a touring exhibition from the Bluecoat curated by Angela Kingston.


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