We are undertaking an artist retreat at Cill Rialaig in Ireland. We use residencies as a method for expanding our work, taking it outside of a purely studio-based practice. This residency offers an incredible opportunity to soak up and absorb the spectacular surroundings and appreciate the landscape as a natural part of our sensorial experience.
‘Landscapes are culture before they are nature, constructs of the imagination projected onto wood and water and rock’ – Simon Schama Landscape and Memory.
Richard Ducker + Gibson / Martelli
Angus Hughes Gallery
Private View 20th April 6-9pm
Exhibition 21st April – 13th May
An indeterminate zone, frozen, governed by history’s Law where escape requires of us to float, as if just above the ground. It is a location devoid of humanity, only dancing avatars: an analogue stage choreographed in the digital. Stress levels exceeded as vectors take opposite directions…
Counter Narratives The Performance Arcade 2018
Wellington Waterfront, New Zealand
Exhibition 23 – 25th Feb
1-4 March 2018
‘The Performance Arcade is an acclaimed live art event that attracts 40,000 people every year to Wellington Waterfront since 2011. Audiences come for an exciting and diverse program of art, live music, and performance, installed within a special architectural arrangement of shipping containers that are stacked and arranged together to create an innovative new space for performance and arts presentation. This miniature festival offers new encounters between artists and public, creating a vibrant hub that activates the city and exposes communities to new ideas and cultural perspectives.’