The Fresh Air Collection is an exhibition of artist owned houseplants and artworks featuring houseplants or plant life. It has been assembled as a response to the often-made observation that there are too many houseplants appearing in contemporary art shows of late. (full text here).
The Fresh Air Collection features artworks, contributions and plants from the following artists:
Aaron Angell / Roy Ascott / Jonathan Allen / Umi Baden-Powell / John Cage / Ryan Gander / Sam Griffin / Tim Ivison & Julia Tcharfas, Rachel Pimm, George Moustakas (in collaboration with Auto Italia South East) / Alan Kane / Paul Kneale / Ian Law / Sophie Lee / Hannah Lees / George Henry Longly / Marie Lund / Jimmy Merris / Beatriz Olabarrieta / Berry Patten / Damien Roach / Will Robinson / Megan Rooney / David Rudnick / Samara Scott / Emma Sheridan / Jack Strange / Chooc Ly Tan / Julie Verhoeven / Holly White / Jesse Wine / Jonny JJ Winter.
GALLERY: Jean Francois Lyotard and Jacques Monory: 'Screens' ANNEXE: Apparel & Ornament STAIRWELL: Kathy Acker: Pussy THE CONVERSATION #2: Patricia Lennox-Boyd and Alexander Zevin
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GALLERY: Jean-François Lyotard and Jacques Monory: Screens
In 1982 the philosopher Jean-François Lyotard visited the studio of painter Jacques Monory, a stalwart of the Narrative Figuration movement in post-war French art. The conversation that ensued was documented on film. Translated for the first time into English, SPACE present this film alongside photographs and archive materials relating to their encounter.
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ANNEXE: Apparel & Ornament - A research project by SPACE and Rhys Coren
The culmination of a speculative research project by SPACE and artist Rhys Coren exploring the relationship between UK Acid House culture and football kit design in the late 80s and early 90s.
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STAIRWELL: Kathy Acker: Pussy
Pussy, a 1994 audio recording by American experimental novelist, punk poet, postmodernist and sex-positive feminist Kathy Acker (1947-1997) inaugurates The Stairwell, a new gallery room that will host projects over the next year.
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THE CONVERSATION #2: Patricia Lennox-Boyd and Alexander Zevin
Artist and SPACE studio tenant Patricia Lennox-Boyd invites Los Angeles based writer Alexander Zevin to join her in the second instalment of The Conversation. Zevin is currently working on a film adaptation of Louis Ferdinand Céline's Journey to the End of Night. He writes for the New Left Review.