Exhibition

cabin:codex - The Centre for Artists' Books Re-launch Project

30 Apr 2011 – 29 May 2011

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FREE

Dundee, United Kingdom

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at Centrespace, Visual Research Centre, Dundee

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Co-curated by Exhibitions at DJCAD and artist David Faithfull, the exhibition showcases over 100 Artists' Books and multiples selected from the collection of Centre for Artists' Books at VRC. The exhibition considers two inter-related but opposing 'landscape' themes: the Urban and the Feral, and is presented as an open display available for handling by visitors.

Preview Event with live performances: Friday 29 April, 5 - 8pm
Curators' Tour: Saturday 21 May, 11.30 ' 1pm
Closing Event with live performances: Friday 27 May, 6-8pm

The exhibition includes a newly commissioned book, TENT, by Paul Noble. There will also be a programme of live works responding to the notions of book and reading.
Artists include:
Christian Boltanski, Ulises Carrion, Alec Finlay, Hamish Foulton, Andy Goldsworthy, Richard Hamilton, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Sol Le Witt, Richard Long, Bruce McLean, Toby Paterson, David Shrigley, Hans Waanders, Lawrence Weiner, Weproductions and more.

A programme of live works responding to the notions of book and reading includes new works byNina Chua, Dave Fyans, Zoe Irvine + Pernille Spence, Catherine Street, and Yuck 'n Yum Presents.

This exhibition takes place at our sister venue, Visual Research Centre which is part of Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design and is located on the lower floors of Dundee Contemporary Arts, 152 Nethergate, Dundee, DD1 4DY.

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