28 September 2015

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Venezuelan-born Artist Sol Calero Presents A New Commission At Studio Voltaire

Studio Voltaire London will present La Escuela del Sur, an ambitious new commission by Venezuelan-born artist Sol Calero. It will be Calero’s largest commission to date and her first exhibition in a London public gallery. Stemming from her South American heritage and migration to Europe, Calero’s practice constructs social spaces that investigate themes of cultural representation and national […]

17 October 2014

Marvin Gaye Chetwynd At Studio Voltaire – Enter The Absurdist Carnival

Turner Prize nominee Marvin Gaye Chetwynd – the artist formally known as Spartacus – marks the 20th anniversary of South London-based not for profit arts organisation Studio Voltaire with her usual brand of Absurdity; a video theme also running through New Sensations prize winner Charles Richardson’s crazy work ‘Rehearsal’ – during this entertaining Frieze week. […]

31 August 2014

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Marvin Gaye Chetwynd Presented For Studio Voltaire’s 20th Anniversary

Taking place during the gallery’s twentieth anniversary year, Studio Voltaire presents concurrent exhibitions by Turner prize nominated Marvin Gaye Chetwynd and American photographer Anne Collier. Both exhibitions will be the artist’s first solo presentations to take place in a public gallery in London. Marvin Gaye Chetwynd’s new film Hermitos Children 2 is the artist’s largest […]

19 April 2014

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Studio Voltaire Commission Present Joanne Tatham & Tom O’Sullivan At Bloomberg Space

The latest Studio Voltaire commission at Bloomberg SPACE presents Tatham & O’Sullivan developing a work that engages both with the site of Bloomberg and the context of the commission. This new work will transpose ‘DOES THE IT FIT’, a project produced in response to Stephenson Works, a regeneration site in Newcastle-upon Tyne, to Bloomberg in […]

3 July 2013

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ICA Takes A journey Through London’s Subculture 1980 To Present

The ICA has announced a major new off-site project at the Old Selfridges Hotel in London as part of a series of events this summer, which started with Glastonbury Festival. A journey through London’s subculture: 1980s to Now illustrates a perceived thread of creativity between the post-punk era and the present day – a legacy […]

13 November 2012

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Studio Voltaire Enlists James Franco To Man Pop Up Shop

Studio Voltaire the highly regarded London Contemporary Art space opens its must see pop-up shop, HOUSE OF VOLTAIRE, in Mayfair from 21 November until 15 December 2012. They have enlisted members of the Art-Elite to mind the shop and make each day an event. The artist/actor James franco will be on hand to sell bijou […]