Exhibition

The Lotus Eaters

15 Nov 2018 – 7 Dec 2018

Regular opening hours

Monday
10:00 – 18:00
by appointment
Tuesday
10:00 – 18:00
by appointment
Wednesday
10:00 – 18:00
by appointment
Thursday
10:00 – 18:00
by appointment
Friday
10:00 – 18:00
by appointment
Saturday
12:00 – 16:00
by appointment
Sunday
Closed

Aindrea Contemporary

London
England, United Kingdom

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

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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.

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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

Luke Burton

Hannah Tilson

Jane Hayes Greenwood

Scarlett Bowman

Sarah Cockings

SARAH ROBERTS

Meng Zhou

Harriet Fleuriot

Taking part

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