Tags archives: art-exhibition

Wastelands: Contemporary Chinese Art in Oxford

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Wastelands is a contemporary Chinese art exhibition of installation, painting, sculpture and film presenting the works of eight artists who all have links to China. The exhibition explores the idea of ‘waste’ as a result of consumption through different landscapes and materials. Ranging from the ‘aesthetic debris’ in the work of Cai Yuan’s cardboard paintin[...]

Ciclotrama: Organic Forms in Rope

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Brazil-based artists Janiana Mello and Daniel Landini began their series of installations called Ciclotrama in 2010; beautiful art installations consisting of unwound ropes attached to walls and canvases that twist and unwind into organic forms illustrating the passage of time. The structures start as thick root-like objects and trail off, becoming more deli[...]

Exhibition Review: Forensics- The Anatomy of Crime

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I am a sucker for a good, handmade artists book. I like pastel colours, delicate papers, and the deep blue hues of cyanotype prints. So when I joined the long queue at The Wellcome Collection’s Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime exhibition, and was handed a beautiful, dainty accompanying information booklet, I was in awe. Between the delicate pastel blues an[...]

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