Gasworks is a contemporary arts organisation in South London housing 12 artists' studios and presenting a programme of exhibitions, residencies, international fellowships and educational projects. Gasworks focuses on visual arts practice, working discursively with emerging UK-based and international artists towards the development of their work. Through its programme, Gasworks aims to contribute to the dissemination of contemporary arts practice to a wider audience. Gasworks is part of the Triangle Arts Trust's international network of artists and organisations.
Artist studio or collective, Gallery
Wed-Sun 12-6pm or by appointment
Sidsel Meineche Hansen: SECOND SEX WAR
- 16 March — 29 May 2016 *on now
SECOND SEX WAR includes three new commissions: a pornographic CGI animation, a series of laser-cut drawings on plywood and a large-scale ceramic relief, which are presented alongside existing works. The exhibition explores the commodity status of 3D bodies in X-rated digital image production, while also reflecting on the artist’s working conditions and relationships – with her peers, the avatar EVA v3.0, Gasworks and digital arts studio Werkflow Ltd.
Always Already Dead: Unbecoming Object / Possible Objects of a New Feminist Art Practice
- 26 May 2016 7am-9pm
Linda Stupart reconsiders objectification and abjection as sites of resistance for queer and femme bodies under neoliberalism, while Josefine Wikström discusses the transformation of the category of feminist art through philosophical discourses on the 'object' and 'practice'.
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