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Films selected by Ben Rivers

21 Oct 2015

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21 Oct 2015, 7-9pm

London
England, United Kingdom

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  • 13
  • Finchley Road, Hampstead

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Camden Arts Centre and LUX present a three-part screening programme which expands on Ben Rivers’ exhibition Earth Needs More Magicians and his artist-curated exhibition Edgelands.

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The first part of this series takes Edgelands as its starting point, looking at Rivers’ interest in the borders of society, both physical spaces – neglected peripheries of the city and abstractly, where individuals have withdrawn from mainstream culture. 

Curated by Ben Rivers with an introduction by George Clark, Assistant Curator of Film at TATE

Films:
Jaunt, Andrew Kotting, 1995 (6mins)
Rehearsals for Retirement, Phil Solomon, 2007 (10mins)
Little Stabs of Happiness, Ken Jacobs, 1963 (15mins)
In the Street, Helen Levitt, 1948 (16mins)
Fire Child, Gordon Matta-Clark, 1971 (10mins)
Swamp, Robert Smithson and Nancy 1971 (6mins)
The Coming Race, Ben Rivers, 2006 (5mins)

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