19 Apr 2018 – 10 May 2018

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Wednesday-Saturday 11am-5pm
And by appointment

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Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop

England, United Kingdom


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  • 295
  • Latimer Road or Shepherds Bush
  • Shepherds Bush

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‘I wonder if great inventions are not the invention of problems rather than the invention of solutions’. Jean Hyppolyte


Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop is pleased to announce its April/May exhibition ‘Auto-Destruct’, a group exhibition of works relating to and reflecting upon the nature of our aspirational technological inventions and the destructive nature they become. Many of the works regard the automobile as the device that was seen as liberation, independence, a revolution for mankind, but that has in fact led to wars, contributed to climate change and is responsible for over 3,000 deaths a day. The ubiquitous vehicle is not scrutinised for its monstrous reality and current car branding still sells a lifestyle as a symbol of wealth, glamour and independence.



Cedric Christie

Pascal Rousson

Stacie McCormick

Exhibiting artists

Rebecca Scott

Simon Liddiment

Lee Holden

Gavin Turk

Gavin Turk

Steve Carr

Pascal Rousson

Graeme Miller

Elena Montesinos

Jake & Dinos Chapman

Tisna Westerhof

Jay Price

Stacie McCormick

Ben Philpott

Jean Luc Dubin

Cedric Christie

Owen Oppenheimer

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