AboutFor their first solo exhibition in the UK, Berlin-based artist duo Pauline Boudry/Renate Lorenz presentToxic, 2012 and Salomania, 2009, alongside a programme of performance, screenings and talks. Through their installations of film and archival material they upset normative historical narratives with a host of collaborators including Ginger Brooks Takahashi, Werner Hirsch, Yvonne Rainer and Wu Tsang.
Toxic Play In Two Acts is supported by Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia and Swiss Cultural Fund in Britain with support in kind from Institut français du Royaume-Uni. The associated events programme is supported by Goethe-Institut London.
Toxic was co-commissioned by Electra, Les Laboratoires d'Aubervilliers and Paris Triennale. Electra is funded by Arts Council England.