WC1/EC1 Gallery Day, 25.04.2014 & 26.04.2014

After a successful first edition London Gallery Day returns this month bringing together over twenty contemporary art spaces in EC1 and WC1.

Eli Cortiñas, new exhibitions

Eli Cortiñas is included in the current group show at The Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Germany.

Gideon Rubin Awarded a Shifting Foundation

Gideon Rubin has recently been awarded the "Shifting Foundation" grant.

Conrad Ventur, Change Motives, SculptureCenter, New York, 05.02.2014 – 08.02.2014

New work by Conrad Ventur is included in Chance Motives, a program of time-based work presented through In Practice, SculptureCenter New York’s, commissioning program for emerging artists.
MOTOR: Bettina Buck invites Marie Lund MOTOR: Bettina Buck invites Marie Lund, marks the fourth and last in a series of exhibitions where Bettina Buck has invited a particular artist and practice into a close dialogue to explore common or shared interests. In different ways the exhibitions circle around notions of duration and change, the fragility and de-familiarisation of materials, and narrative structures.

Conrad Ventur: Performa

To celebrate Montez's contribution to underground cinema, Ventur has organized Tribute to Mario Montez featuring films that were among Montez’s favorites of the myriad in which he starred by Jose Rodriguez-Soltero, Jack Smith, Andy Warhol, Ron Rice, Avery Willard and Takahiko Iimura.

Doug Fishbone, Deluxe River Booze Cruise

Join artist Doug Fishbone on his guided booze cruise along the Thames.

Mario Montez (1935–2013)

Mario Montez one of the “most gifted performers of the underground period”* sadly passed away last week.

Eli Cortiñas, Disturbing the Piece, The Kunstmuseum Ahlen and the Museum Marta Herford

Eli Cortiñas is included in the joint exhibition Disturbing the Piece, An expedition through the world of collages, which looks at the significance of of collage on contemporary art practices.

Ian Pedigo Exhibitions

Ian Pedigo's work is currently included in, Void at Super Dakota, Brussels, Limber: Spatial Painting Practices opens in Canterbury, UK and at the Museo Man de Nuoro, Sardinia.

Eli Cortiñas at Műcsarnok, Kunsthalle, Budapest

Eli Cortiñas solo exhibition, Partial Nudity, can currently be seen at Kunsthalle, Budapest till 17.11.2013.

Eli Cortiñas included in the poetics of mountains, their mutations and multifarious things

Eli Cortiñas' film FIN is included in the poetics of mountains, their mutations and multifarious things, selected by David Gryn

Art Basel, Hong Kong

ROKEBY will take part in the new Art Basel show in Hong Kong next month. The gallery will present an installation of new work by Sam Dargan in the Discoveries section of the fair.

Eli Cortiñas awarded Villa Massimo fellowship

Established in 1910 and located in the Villa Massimo the fellowship is one of the most important awards offered to German artists. The grant provides a one year residency to mid-career artists who have excelled in Germany and abroad.

London Gallery Day

ROKEBY is participating in the inaugural EC1 & WC1 gallery day on Saturday 18.05.2013 from 12.00 - 20.00.

The Stubborn Life of Things at KAI10 Arthena Foundation, Düsseldorf.

Bettina Buck is included in The Stubborn Life of Things at KAI10 Arthena Foundation, Düsseldorf.


Michael Samuels and Martina Sauter, Art Cologne 2013

Marion Scharmann and ROKEBY will present a two person installation at Art Cologne with artists Martina Sauter and Michael Samuels.

Doug Fishbone, Group Exhibition, "Ordinary / Extra / Ordinary" at The Public

Doug Fishbone will interact with audiences in the form of a virtual mannequin, lending a ghostly digital presence that will charm and amuse in equal measure.

Doug Fishbone, Elmina/Untitled (Hypno Project)

Doug Fishbone will feature in the Public House Project's screening of "Elmina/Untitled (Hypno Project)."

Raul Ortega Ayala is included in Yes Naturally in and around the GEM Fotomuseum and the Gemeentemuseum De Haag.

The exhibition consists of over 80 artists asking 'What is natural, and who or what decides?' Curated by Ine Gevers the international exhibition presents work that addresses environmental issues from numerous viewpoints and includes artists such as Francis Allÿs, Olafur Eliasson, Superflex, Ai Weiwei, and Fischli & Weiss.

Mathew Sawyer, Solo Projects, The Armory Show 2013

Mathew Sawyer creates objects, actions and events that oscillate between the public and private, the troublingly personal and the unsettlingly familiar. Using the platform of a solo presentation the installation will incorporate unseen work from the 90‘s alongside brand new work to contextualise the artists ongoing, acutely personal practice.

Leung Chi Wo, ISCP, New York

Leung Chi Wo's solo exhibition Jonathan & Muragishi has opened at the International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), New York .

Erica Eyres will be included in the My Winnipeg Project, for its final chapter at Plug In ICA.

04.02.2013, Jack Smith Screening

ROKEBY hosts a Jack Smith screening of short films Jungle Island, 1967 and I Was a Male Yvonne De Carlo, 1967-70's.

Art Rotterdam

ROKEBY presents an installation with Gideon Rubin and Bettina Buck at this years Art Rotterdam

Axel Antas Pro Artibus Foundation and Exhibition

Axel Antas has been awarded a long term residency by The Pro Artibus Foundation, an independent organisation affiliated with the Foundation for Swedish Culture in Finland.

LOCO presents Artists in Comedy, in association with LUX

Erica Eyre and Doug Fishbone are included in LOCO's event Artists in Comedy at the British Film Institute.

Erica Eyres, The Hand In The Plastic Bag, DVD Publication launch, 19.01.2013

The Old Hairdressers's presents the launch of Erica Eyres' DVD, The Hand In The Plastic Bag (2012) that was produced during her Canada Council residency at SPACE, London this past year. The video is accompanied by a commisioned text by Gil Leung, in response to the work.

Ian Pedigo, Eyes Fixed Upon Pictures, Abrons Art Centre, New York, NY

Ian Pedigo's solo exhibition Eyes Fixed Upon Pictures, opens at the Abrons Art Centre 14.12.2012.

Force of Nature

Axel Antas is included in Force of Nature: Picturing Ruskin's Landscape at the Millennium Gallery in Sheffield.

Bettina Buck and Mathew Sawyer in "Misplaced, Displaced, Replaced" in Zurich

"Misplaced, Displaced, Replaced" is a group exhibition presenting six different artists' unique approaches to working with found objects - showing how they misplace, displace, replace, and essentially transform the objects.

Leung Chi Wo, Men Amongst the Ruins, TEOR/éTica, Costa Rica

Curated by Inti Guerrero, Associate Artistic Director of TEOR/éTica, Men Amongst the Ruins brings together artists that explore cultural, social political and historical debates surrounding the construction of identity.

Reconnaissance – Dutch Collectors: Eyes & Some of the Places They Look’

Celebrating the international scope of Dutch contemporary art collections, ‘Reconnaissance’ is a unique collaboration of Dutch collections, galleries and non-profit spaces organised by the Dutch Embassy in London.

The Manchester Contemporary, 27.09.2012 - 30.09.2012

The gallery present’s a two-person installation at The Manchester Contemporary with work by Michael Samuels and Simon Keenleyside.

Doug Fishbone's Elmina voted amongst the most iconic artworks of the last five years

Doug Fishbone's feature length film Elmina, 2010 has been voted No. 35 on Artinfo's list of 100 Most Iconic Artworks of the Last 5 Years.

Gideon Rubin, Artist’s children, Kunsthalle Emden, Germany

Gideon Rubin is included in the group show Artist’s children. From Runge to Richter and Dix to Picasso, at Kunsthalle Emden, Germany.

Bettina Buck, exhibitions Berlin

Bettina Buck and Tatiana Echeverri Fernandez at General Public, Berlin and solo presentation at abc.

Leung Chi Wo, Guangzhou Triennial, China, 2012

Leung Chi Wo is included in the fourth Guangzhou Triennial.

Doug Fishbone

Doug Fishbone and Friends ADVENTURELAND GOLF goes to The Grundy Art Gallery Blackpool 11 August – 6 October 2012

Bettina Buck, Duration, A.P.T Gallery

Bettina Buck is included in a group exhibition at A.P.T. Gallery curated by Rose Lejeune, and contributing curators Ben Roberts and Fatos Ustek. Other artists include Rebecca Birch, Martina Schmuecker, Marie Lund, Ben Cain, Superflex and Susanne Kohler.

The Guardian - Artist of the Week

'After years of painting miserable office workers, battered priests and bleak landscapes, Dargan's new work has a sense of hope'

Michael Samuels, This Was Tomorrow, Spacex

Michael Samuels first solo exhibition in a UK public space open later this month.

Erica Eyres, Pam's Dream, Platform Centre for Photographic and Digital Arts

A selection of new work by Erica Eyres will be screened prior to the artists ambitious film from 2010, Pam's Dream on the evening of 19 July as part of PLATFORM's series of off-site projects. The screening will be concluded with question and answer's with the artist.


Doug Fishbone and Friends Adventureland Golf

Doug Fishbone has bought together a group of artists to create a fine art mini golf course for this year's NOVA festival which opens today.

Michael Samuels: 'London Twelve: Contemporary British Art', Prague City Gallery

Michael Samuels is included in the exhibition ‘London Twelve: Contemporary British Art’ Group Show at the Prague City Gallery.

Whitney acquires Conrad Ventur's 13 Most Beautiful: Screen Tests Revisited

ROKEBY is delighted to announce that The Whitney Museum of American Art has added Conrad Ventur's ambitious 13 Most Beautiful, Screen Tests Revisited to its collection.

Conrad Ventur: Kunsthalle Winterthur, Switzerland

Conrad Ventur is included in the exhibition, Clare Goodwin feat. WeAreTheArtists feat. Mircea Nicolae feat. Conrad Ventur at The Kunsthalle Winterthur, Switzerland

Conrad Ventur: Warhol's Factory, High Museum of Art, Atlanta

Conrad Ventur and Warhol Superstars Billy Name and Bibbe Hansen discuss Warhol and the Factory at the High Museum of Art this Sunday.

Leung Chi Wo in The future will be... China Edition

The future will be... China Edition. Impromptu thoughts about what’s to come, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist (pub. Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli and the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art), launches at Art HK next month.

Raul Ortega Ayala, in Domestic Affairs/Asuntos Domésticos, curated by Tatiana Cuevas

Raul Ortega Ayala is included in an exhibition organised by Galerie Peter Kilchmann and curated by Tatiana Cuevas during MACO 2012.


Bettina Buck in Oriel Davies Open

Bettina Buck is amongst a group of artists selected by Ben Borthwick, Artistic Director, Artes Mundi, Ann Jones Curator, Arts Council Collection, Southbank Centre and Ruth Gooding, Curator, Oriel Davies Gallery for this years Oriel Davies Open 2012.

ArtHK 12, BOOTH AF08

ROKEBY will present a solo installation by Mathew Sawyer at the forthcoming ArtHK 12.

Leung Chi Wo, Future Greats, Art Review 2012

Leung Chi Wo features in the annual Futures Greats edition of Art Review.

Doug Fishbone: Neither Here nor There

Neither Here nor There is a new solo exhibition by Doug Fishbone which brings together his two video works, Untitled (Hypno Project) and Elmina.

Erica Eyres, Space, Open Studios

Erica Eyres has been the SPACE/Canada Council artist in residence at SPACE since 09.2011

The Armory Show

Rokeby will present a solo installation of new work by Gideon Rubin at this years Armory Show.

Leung Chi Wo, Marrakech Biennale 2012

Leung Chi Wo's work can be seen in the Marrakech Biennale which opens later this month.

Doug Fishbone, Samsung Art+ Prize, BFI

Doug Fishbone has been selected by the public as the winner of the Samsung Art+ Prize audience award.

Gideon Rubin, Mackintosh Museum, Scotland

Gideon Rubin is included in the exhibition To Have a Voice at the Mackintosh Museum, Glasgow.

Red Carpet Premiere of Doug Fishbone's Elmina

Taking place at Cineworld Wood Green, London on Friday 16.12.2011 at 21.00 is red carpet launch of Elmina.

Ian Pedigo ARTFORUM review

Ian Pedigo's solo exhibition at Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery is reviewed by Michael Wilson in the December Best of 2011 issue of ARTFORUM International.

Ian Pedigo,Galleri Rotor, Sweden

Ian Pedigo has a solo exhibition at Galleri Rotor, The Valand School of Fine Art in the city center of Gothenburg, Sweden, curated by Laura Mott.

Doug Fishbone, The Parallax View

The Parallax View is a solo exhibition of two major works by Doug Fishbone currently showing at CIRCA, a new space for artists' film and video in Newcastle.

Mathew Sawyer, Performance at gallery

Mathew Sawyer and the Ghosts will perform at the gallery on the evening of Thursday 20.10.2011. Please join us from 19.00, the performance starts at 19.30.

Erica Eyres, RSA: Resident:11

Erica Eyres film, Pam's Dream, is included in Resident:11 at the Royal Scottish Academy of Art; an exhibition of selected artists from the RSA Residencies for Scotland programme in collaboration with Creative Scotland, the Friends of the RSA and The Barns-Graham Trust.

WITH: Chapter, Cardiff

RESIDENT a new solo exhibition by WITH launches at Chapter, Cardiff.

Michael Samuels, MärklinWorld at KAdE

Michael Samuels is included in ‘MärklinWorld’ at KAdE, Kunsthal in Amersfoort.

Axel Antas, New Finnish Art, Ordrupgaard

Axel Antas’ is currently included in Reflective Shadow; New Finnish Art showing at Ordrupgaard, Denmark.

Ian Pedigo, publication

The catalog, Ian Pedigo 2007-2010, is now available. Published by the Southern Alberta Art Gallery the monograph includes writings by Chris Sharp, Lillian Davies, and Ryan Doherty.

Mathew Sawyer current exhibitions

Mathew Sawyer's work can currently be seen in Ha-Ha Road at Quad, Derby alongside Fischli & Weiss, Ceal Floyer, Rodney Graham, Pipilotti Rist, Erwin Wurm, and more.

Raul Ortega Ayala, Multitude, Örebro Art Center

Raul Ortega Ayala is included in an exhibition which survey's emerging contemporary Mexican art curated by Gabriel Mestre at Örebro Art Center.

Doug Fishbone, Dublin Contemporary 2011

Doug Fishbone is included in Dublin Contemporary 2011; the large-scale exhibition which takes place in Dublin from 6.09.2011 – 31.10.2011.

Gideon Rubin, Haifa Museum of Art, Israel

Gideon Rubin's new video work is currently showing in A line made by walking at the Haifa Museum of Art, Israel.

Rehearsal at Galeri NON, Istanbul

Artists: Aslı Çavuşoğlu, Nazım Hikmet Richard Dikbaş, Jan Freuchen, Basim Magdy, Magali Reus, Ben Van Den Berghe, Conrad Ventur.

Erica Eyres at la Maison Rouge

Erica Eyres is included in My Winnipeg alongside Marcel Dzama, Neil Farber, Jonathan Pylypchuk, Royal Art Lodge, at La Maison Rouge, Paris, 23 June - 25 September 2011.

ArtHK11, 26.05.2011 - 29.05.2011, BOOTH IB12

The gallery will present a two-person installation at the forthcoming ArtHK11 with work by Michael Samuels and Simon Keenleyside.

Conrad Ventur in Taking Pleasure for a Ride at Bard College.

Taking Pleasure for a Ride is an exhibition of video works by Glen Fogel, Terence Koh, Laurel Nakadate, Jennifer Reeder, and Conrad Ventur that use camp strategies to create irresolvable tensions between good taste and bad, complicity and resistance, anger and love.

Erica Eyres in Terminal Jest

Erica Eyres video Playing Dead is included in Terminal Jest: Dark Humor in Recent Art at The Gallery at Delaware County Community College.

In Arcadia, IMT, London

Axel Antas is included in In Arcadia a new group exhibition of drawing, photography, sculpture and video curated by Mark Jackson at IMT, London.

All my mistakes I made for you, Bettina Buck and Laure Prouvost

A new exhibition at Gallery Opahl marks a further development in a series of dialogues sought by Bettina Buck in which she invites Laure Prouvost to exhibit with her. The exhibition is a move to explore common or shared interests. Buck states, Other kinds of readings and possible perspectives surface in the form of two-person exhibitions given the particular context...Allowing things to communicate..conversation-like...a dialogue through which transformation can occur.

Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, Elmina, Screening

The Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam in collaboration with the Netherlands Media Art Institute hosts a screening of Doug Fishbone's Elmina, on 22.02.2011.

The Armory Show

ROKEBY will participate in this years Armory Show with new work by Bettina Buck, Michael Samuels and Conrad Ventur.

Doug Fishbone, Rotterdam International Film Festival

Doug Fishbone's feature length film Elmina, has been selected for the 40th edition of the International Film Festival Rotterdam.

Art Rotterdam

The gallery will take part in Art Rotterdam from 10.02.2011 - 13.02.2011 with work by Bettina Buck, Erica Eyres, Doug Fishbone and Gideon Rubin.

Conrad Ventur, Andy Warhol: Motion Pictures, MoMA

60 Seconds of Fame with Conrad Ventur, is an interactive event inspired by the exhibition Andy Warhol: Motion Pictures.

Elmina DVD now available to purchase

An unlimited DVD version of Doug Fishbone's feature length film Elmina is now available to purchase from the gallery.

REHAB, Fondation EDF, Paris

Michael Samuels and Ian Pedigo have work included in REHAB curated by Bénédicte Ramade at l'Espace Fondation EDF, Paris.

Axel Antas, Obstructed Views/Geometry of Place, Photographic Gallery Hippolyte

Axel Antas solo exhibition at Photographic Gallery Hippolyte, Finland, includes three new bodies of work in which the artist continues to explore mans relation to space and nature.

Gideon Rubin, No New Thing Under the Sun, The Royal Academy, London

Gideon Rubin is included in the forthcoming exhibition No New Thing Under the Sun at the Royal Academy. The exhibition brings together selected historical pieces from the Royal Academy Collection with works by contemporary artists. Around 50 works spanning the last 500 years are featured.

Doug Fishbone, Tate Britain

Doug Fishbone's feature-length film, Elmina launches at Tate Britain. 09.10.2010 - 13.01.2011.

Raul Ortega Ayala, Stroom Den Haag

Stroom Den Haag's of work by Mexican artist Raul Ortega Ayala, Living Remainsis extended till 21.11.2010.

Sam Dargan in Nothing is Forever, South London Gallery

Sam Dargan is included in the exhibition Nothing is Forever at the South London Gallery. The exhibition celebrates the completion of the SLG's £2 million building project, bringing together wall paintings, drawings and text pieces by 20 British and international artists.


WITH ( have today launched the first of their new projects from withstore_001 (

Raul Ortega Ayala, interview with Gilane Tawadros

The first exhibition in a new series at DACS where international artists select fellow artists for exhibition. Raul Ortega Ayala was selected by Francis Alÿs. The exhibition has been curated by Gilane Tawadros, Chief Executive of DACS and President of the Board of the International Foundation Manifesta.

Raul Ortega Ayala, Extra, Extra

Extra Extra, a new exhibition by Raul Ortega Ayala at the Kowalsky Gallery at DACS is the first in a new series where international artists select fellow artists for exhibition.Ortega Ayala was selected by Francis Alÿs.

Conrad Ventur, Screen Tests Revisited, Momenta Art, New York

For his current exhibition at Momenta Ventur presents work from the ongoing series, Screen Tests.

Conrad Ventur: Greater New York, MoMA PS1

One of 68 artists and collectives, Conrad Ventur has been selected to participate in Greater New York, the quintennial exhibition organized by MoMA PS1 and The Museum of Modern Art to document recent trends, processes and media by artists living and working in the New York area.

Biennale für Internationale Lichtkunst

The work of Michael Samuels is included in the world's first Biennale für Internationale Lichtkunst in the eastern Ruhr area of Germany this year. The biennale runs from 28.03.2010 - 27.05.2010.

Michael Samuels at The Armory Show, Booth 1501

ROKEBY will present a solo booth with Michael Samuels at The Armory Show in March.

Bettina Buck, Art Basel, Statements, 2010

ROKEBY presents a context specific intervention by German artist Bettina Buck for Statements at Art Basel.

Gideon Rubin, Art HK10

ROKEBY will present a solo booth with Gideon Rubin as part of Art Futures, the section of the fair dedicated to showcasing the work of artists from new galleries less than five years old.

Following a recent trip to China work will include paintings that use Asian photograph albums as their source material.

Michael Samuels, Collection 3, The Solomon Foundation for Contemporary Art

Collection 3: Works from the collection of Claudine & Jean-Marc Salomon
13.03.2010 - 30.05.2010
Fondation Salomon
Chateau D'Arenthon, France

Michael Samuels, The Library of Babel, 176 Zabludowicz Collection

The Library of Babel, curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers
25.02.2010 - 09.05.2010
Works from the Zabludowicz Collection
176 / Zabludowicz Collection

Michael Samuels and Sara Barker, The Morning After the Big Fire, Villa du Parc

Michael Samuels and Sara Barker exhibit together in The Morning After the Big Fire, at Villa du Parc, France from 18.12.2009 - 27.02.2010.

Bettina Buck: Proposal (Nacht Und Träume) for Stavanger, curated by Vincent Honoré

Bettina Buck is included in Proposal (Nacht Und Träume) for Stavanger curated by Vincent Honoré at Galleri Opdahl, Stavanger Norway.

Axel Antas, Musee Malraux

Axel Antas is included in a new exhibition 'Les nuages, là-bas, les merveilleux nuages', at Musee Malraux in Le Havre, France.

Doug Fishbone Pete and Repeat

Doug Fishbone is included in the new exhibition at 176 which opens next week.


ROKEBY is pleased to announce its recent move to new larger premises.

Gideon Rubin, Family Traces, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Gideon Rubin is included in the forthcoming group exhibition Family Traces at the Israel Museum, Jerusalem.

Doug Fishbone, When the Mood Strikes, work from the collection of Wilfried and Yannicke Cooreman

Doug Fishbone will have work included in When the Mood Strikes, an exhibition of work from the Cooreman Collection at the Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens.

Raul Ortega Ayala, Foodprint, Stroom Den Haag, The Hague

The Stroom Den Haag foundation for art and architecture within the urban environment launches Foodprint this month.

Raul Ortega Ayala, At Your Service, The David Roberts Art Foundation

Curated by Cylena Simonds, At Your Service engages the concept and dynamics of the service and hospitality industries in today's political and social climate and brings together a wide range of artwork from emerging international artists.

CONTROL Issue 18 magazine launch

You are invited to join us on Saturday 9th May when Control Magazine will launch its new Issue Eighteen.

Raúl Ortega Ayala Last Supper Performance, David Roberts Foundation

Last Supper
A performance by Raúl Ortega Ayala launching the exhibition At Your Service at The David Roberts Foundation.
06.04.2009, 19.00 - 21.00

WITH ( at Late at Tate, 05.12.2008

WITH ( will be presenting a new work at The Tate Britain tomorrow night as part of the December Late at Tate.

Butchers Projects at Rokeby with Emma Wolukau-Wanambwa

Butchers is proud to present the first solo show of Emma Wolukau-Wanambwa with her installation A Brush for Robben Island (2008) at the gallery by special invitation. Butchers presentation is part of Syndicate (09.12.2008 - 18.12.2008), a programme of multimedia events featuring a range of artists, curators and architects.

Raul Ortega Ayala solo show at Museo Experimental El Eco

Raul Ortega Ayala has his first solo museum show in the Museo Experimental El Eco, Mexico City. The exhibition closes 03.02.2009.

New WITH ( solution launched in Art Review

As seen in Art Review's Power 100 issue on the shelves this week.


In conjunction with the London Festival of Architecture ROKEBY is pleased to host a panel discussion concerning the relationship between the arts, architecture and engagement.
The panel consists of The Office of Subversive Architecture, FAT architecture, Sophie Hope and Chaired by Mark Rappolt, editor of Artreview.

Conversation between Bettina Buck and Vincent Honoré

The following conversation between Bettina Buck and Vincent Honoré, curator of the David Roberts Art Foundation, London, took place in May 2008 in the artistís studio.

MOTOR: Bettina Buck invites Marie Lund

Bettina Buck, Pressed Foam, 2012. Wooden Pallet, 3 Layers 0.5cm Foam, 400kg Stone
MOTOR: Bettina Buck invites Marie Lund, marks the fourth and last in a series of exhibitions where Bettina Buck has invited a particular artist and practice into a close dialogue to explore common or shared interests. In different ways the exhibitions circle around notions of duration and change, the fragility and de-familiarisation of materials, and narrative structures.

Previous invite exhibitions include Bettina Buck invites Peggy Frank, 2012; All my mistakes I made for you: Bettina Buck invites Laure Prouvost, 2011; Solid Objects: Bettina Buck invites Sara Barker, 2009.

Bettina Buck and Marie Lund share an interest in objects material properties – weight, texture and how the material develops, decomposes and performs over time. For the exhibition at Spacex the two artists present an installation of new work and site-specific interventions. The works are in different ways engaged with the surface of the object, and the surfaces of the space itself – just inside of the material and just outside.

07.12.2013 - 22.02.2013
45 Preston Street
Exeter, Devon, EX1 1DF


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