Sharjah Artwork Basis’s upcoming programme will embody the Mild Present exhibition initially organised by London’s Hayward Gallery.
Mild Present explores the experiential and phenomenal features of sunshine by bringing collectively sculptures and installations that use mild to sculpt and form area in several methods. The exhibition showcases artworks created from the 1960s to the current day, together with immersive environments, free-standing mild sculptures and projections.
From atmospheric installations to intangible sculptures that you may transfer round – and even by – guests can expertise gentle in all of its spatial and sensory types. Particular person artworks discover completely different elements of sunshine equivalent to color, period, depth and projection, in addition to perceptual phenomena. Additionally they use mild to deal with structure, science and movie, and achieve this utilizing a wide range of lighting applied sciences.
One of many Hayward Gallery’s hottest exhibitions, Gentle Present was visited by greater than 190,000 folks in 2013. The exhibition was curated by Dr Cliff Lauson, Curator, Hayward Gallery.
Mild Present can be opening on Saturday, September 19 on the Sharjah Artwork Basis Artwork Areas.
The exhibition will embrace work by David Batchelor, Jim Campell, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Invoice Culbert, Olafur Eliasson, Dan Flavin, Ceal Floyer, Nancy Holt, Jenny Holzer, Ann Veronica Janssens, Brigitte Kowanz, Anthony McCall, François Morellet, Iván Navarro, Katie Paterson, Conrad Shawcross, James Turrell, Leo Villareal and Cerith Wyn Evans.
Mild Present is organised by the Hayward Gallery, London in affiliation with the Sharjah Artwork Basis, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Sep 19 2015
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