IS IT OVER




 

 ‘Is It Over’ is an exhibition from a selection of emerging contemporary artists reacting site specifically to the conceptual and physical properties of a derelict World War II bunker situated underground in Dalston, East London. The Bunker sets the stage for the selected artists to create a platform in which we can trace through their work the links across their practices and disciplines creating a dialogue between contemporary art and a space that has been long forgotten. 

The bunker was built during World War II amidst the modern art movement and remained unused and derelict from that point on. The exhibiting artists and their practice carry with them the characteristics and lineage of contemporary art into a space that closed its doors sixty years ago. This exhibition hopes to engage with a space of the past and resuscitate it with the creative ambitions of the present. 

 

Xavier Antin
Rupert Burton
U Jae Chung
Maurice Citron
Isaac Cordal
Callum Cooper
Chris Paul Daniels
Steven Emmanuel
Esmeralda Munoz-Torrero
Jan Lun Lee
Genetic Moo
Robert Nicol
Emily Paige Short
Richard Thomas

Private view 6th May at 18.00

Duration 06 May 2010 - 08 May 2010
Times PV : 6th May 18:00
Cost Free
Venue The Bunker @ The Print House
Address 18 Ashwin Street London E8 3DL, ,
Contact +44 (0)7545 333 437 / janlun.lee@network.rca.ac.uk /

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