A group exhibition featuring work by three artists; Sasha Ercole, Meitao Qu and Sam Van Strien, curated by Calvin Sheely.
28th September – 22nd October 2023
Taking as its inspiration the collision of a mega yacht and a mega structure, Sister Cities is a group exhibition that explores the recent rise of urban utopias via two significant events that occurred during the development of Canary Wharf. Featuring the works by three artists; Sasha Ercole, Meitao Qu and Sam Van Strien, who will make new works in response to these two structures which act as a point of departure to consider broader questions around neoliberal architecture, the privatisation of public space, and spectacles of wealth. The exhibition will be accompanied by public talks, and workshops.
Private View: Thursday 28th September 18:30 – 20:00
Panel Discussion (online): Tuesday 3rd Oct 17:00 – 18:00 Free, reserve your place here via Eventbrite
Artists Walkthrough (in the gallery): Sunday 15th Oct 15:00
Calvin Sheely: @calvin.sheely
Meitao Qu: @mt_qu
Sasha Ercole: @ercolesasha
Sam Van Strien: @samvanstrien
Image: Windows, by Sam van Strien Gel medium, acrylic, paper, plywood, 83 cm x 58 cm