Exhibition

The Lotus Eaters

15 Nov 2018 – 7 Dec 2018

Event times

Monday to Friday, 10 - 6pm
Saturday, 12 - 4pm
and By Appointment

Aindrea Contemporary

London
England, United Kingdom

Address

Travel Information

  • Great Portland Street Station or Regents Park Station
  • Great Portland Street Station or Regents Park Station

Save Event: The Lotus Eaters

I've seen this

People who have saved this event:

close

The Lotus Eaters is a group exhibition, curated by Aindrea Emelife, exploring consumption, commodity, thrill and pleasure seeking using the tale of the Lotus Eaters in Homer's Odyssey, JG Ballard's High Rise and the Freudian Pleasure Principle as literary and philosophical curatorial access points.

About

Fast food, fast fashion; people and services at your door at the click of an app: are we, like
The Lotus Eaters of Homerian myth, lost in a world of consumption, victims to addictive highs?


Aindrea Contemporary launches its fourth and final exhibition of 2018, The Lotus Eaters, showcasing seven, early-career artists whose work responds to these ideas through painting, animation and installation. 

The Lotus Eaters is a group exhibition, curated by Aindrea Emelife, exploring consumption, commodity, thrill and pleasure seeking using the tale of the Lotus Eaters in Homer's Odyssey, JG Ballard's High Rise and the Freudian Pleasure Principle as literary and philosophical curatorial access points.

Featured artists include Luke Burton, Scarlett Bowman, Harriet Fleuriot & Sarah Cockings, Jane Hayes Greenwood, Sarah Roberts, Hannah Tilson and Meng Zhou.

Curators

Aindrea Emelife

Exhibiting artists

Hannah Tilson

Jane Hayes Greenwood

Scarlett Bowman

Meng Zhou

Sarah Cockings

Luke Burton

SARAH ROBERTS

Harriet Fleuriot

Taking part

Conversation

Have you been to this event? What do you think? Join the discussion here!
Remember, you can include links to your instagram pictures and to videos.