Exhibition "Wind power" in the ozone
April 10 2014
Exhibition "Wind power" which is part of the 18 artists from the "art lab" Artoll in Germany will be open tonight, April 10 (19) in the gallery "Ozone".
Artoll specializes art institution with studios within the complex psychiatric clinic on the outskirts of the city of Kleve, where he lived and worked Joseph Beuys is one of the most charismatic German artists of the 20th century.
The main characteristic of this "art workshop" was her openness and emphasized the possibility of interaction of the participants. It all happened in an atmosphere of "openness" of the space where the artists live and work in a building with no doors at a constant directionality to the question: how an artist thinks and the degree of articulation of his process of learning? Creating the "prvilegovanom imaginary space of freedom" (in the studio) is solipsism which the artist resorts to creating time barjera between himself and the audience. In this convention tradition in isolation (the exile), the artist builds his abode in which to open a dialogue with the "unknown" ...
This project "focusing power in 2014" ("Directional Forces 2014") was created and is supported within a professional doctoral program in Visual Arts at the University of East London. It is the oldest program of doctoral studies in the UK dedicated to the practice of visual artists. Also supported is from: Bucks New University (UK), University of Bedfordshire (UK), Indonesia's Sampoerna Foundation (UK) and Artoll Foundation (Germany).
The exhibition presents works of the following artists: Sarah Buckle (VB) Sian Mooney (UK), Paul Helliwell (UK), Chin Wu (Taiwan), Mark O 'Rourke (VB), Chen Shih-Lu (South Korea), Kim Hayoung (South Korea), Nerys Mathias (VB), Dean Todd (VB), Dimitrios Oikonomou (Greece), Magdelena Papanicolopoulou (Greece), Veronica Shimanovskaya (U.S. / Russia).
Visiting artists: John Stephens (UK), Slobodan Trajkovic (Serbia), Gerhard Stephanus de Groot (Netherlands), Carolyn Schwab (Germany), Tracey Moberly (VB) and Hedley Roberts (VB) and Craig Madden (VB).