Exhibition

Auto-Destruct

19 Apr 2018 – 10 May 2018

Event times

Wednesday-Saturday 11am-5pm
And by appointment

Cost of entry

Free

Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop

London
England, United Kingdom

Travel Information

  • 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

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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.

http://unit1gallery-workshop.com/2018/04/09/auto-destruct/

Curators

Pascal Rousson

Cedric Christie

Stacie McCormick

Exhibiting artists

Graeme Miller

Jay Price

Lee Holden

Stacie McCormick

Rebecca Scott

Owen Oppenheimer

Tisna Westerhof

Pascal Rousson

Gavin Turk

Gavin Turk

Cedric Christie

Simon Liddiment

Jake & Dinos Chapman

Jean Luc Dubin

Steve Carr

Elena Montesinos

Ben Philpott

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