Nascent States

30 Apr 2015 – 1 Aug 2015

Event times

Wednesday–Saturday 12-6pm, First Thursdays until 9pm.
A passage from …Cairo Stories by Judith Barry overnight in the public realm.

Cost of entry


waterside contemporary

London, United Kingdom


Travel Information

  • Buses 141, 21, 271, 76 and N76 stop in New North Rd (Mintern Str) and 394 directly by the gallery.
  • Tube Old Street or Hoxton
  • Old Street / Hoxton

Save Event: Nascent States

I've seen this

People who have saved this event:


Olivia Plender, Mathilde ter Heijne, Chiara Fumai, Anetta Mona Chişa & Lucia Tkáčova, Pauline Boudry / Renate Lorenz, Judith Barry, Oreet Ashery


  • Olivia Plender (Honey Makes Money Makes Honey, 2012, hand-woven wicker beehive; Britannia Receiving Her Newest Institution, 2012, hand-embroidered banner; Progress, 2010, drawings, ink on paper)
  • Mathilde ter Heijne (Experimental Archeology, Ontology of the In Between, 2014; Experimental Archeology, Goddess Worship: Hedgehog shaped vase, 2006; Experimental Archeology, Goddess Worship: Ram Vessel, 2007; Experimental Archeology, Goddess Worship: Snake goddess, 2007; Experimental Archeology, Goddess Worship: Owl shaped vessel, 2006)
  • Chiara Fumai (The Return of the Invisible Woman (also known as Visites fantastiques de Vito Acconci au Pays du fouet), 2014, collage and embroidery on Sacher-Masoch's ‘Venus in Furs’, wall painting)
  • Anetta Mona Chişa & Lucia Tkáčova (Politiques de l'amitie, 2012, to-be-performed sculpture, book by Jacques Derrida hand-cut into confetti, dimensions variable)
  • Pauline Boudry / Renate Lorenz (Charming for the Revolution, 2009, video, 11’)
  • Judith Barry (A passage from …Cairo stories, 2010-2011, audio / video intervention)
  • Oreet Ashery (Angry Drum, 2014, painted found object; Why does he make work?, 2007, video, 1’)

Curators: Jaime Marie Davis and Pierre d’Alancaisez

The exhibition is supported by Arts Council England.
Special thanks to A Palazzo, Marcelle Alix, Fiorucci Art Trust.

Visit the exhibition page



Jaime Marie Davis

Pierre d’Alancaisez

Exhibiting artists

Judith Barry

Chiara Fumai

Oreet Ashery

Pauline Boudry / Renate Lorenz

Mathilde ter Heijne

Olivia Plender

Anetta Mona Chişa & Lucia Tkáčova


Have you been to this event? Share your insights and give it a review below.