Frith Street Gallery

Golden Square

17-18 Golden Square, London W1F 9JJ
T +44 (0)20 7494 1550 ~ F +44 (0)20 7287 3733

  • Daphne Wright: Mirror of Secret Desires

    Daphne Wright: Mirror of Secret Desires

    Group exhibition at The Hamburger Kunsthalle
    6 June – 5 October 2008

    The Hamburger Kunsthalle presents its major summer exhibition The Mirror of Secret Desires, which includes more than 150 works from five centuries. The exhibition is formed by over fifty sensuous and opulent still-life paintings from the Baroque period which enter into a dialogue with sculptures and installations by contemporary artists.

  • ANNA BARRIBALL: More and More - performance of reduction

    ANNA BARRIBALL: More and More - performance of reduction

    Camden Arts Centre, London
    3 – 11 June 2008

    Last chance to see Anna Barriball’s new site specific work created for the Artists’ Studio program at Camden Arts Centre.

    More and More takes the concept of using reduced means and imposed rules as a facilitator for artistic production.

    Open late Wednesday 11 June until 9pm.

  • John Riddy: Utopia

    John Riddy: Utopia

    Groups exhibition at Museu Berardo, Lisbon
    30 May – 27 July 2008

    The works in this exhibition of photography ‘UTOPIA’ focuse on a common point, the architecture of the 50s and 60s. In those decades several architects spread over the four corners of the world envisaged buildings constructed for a visionary utopia.

  • Tacita Dean

    Tacita Dean

    Dia:Beacon, NY, USA
    17 May – 1 September 2008

    This installation consists of six distinct films depicting legendary choreographer and dancer Merce Cunningham performing Stillness, his singular choreography to John Cage’s radical 1952 composition, 4’ 33”. In each film, the fixed camera remains focused on Cunningham, who sits in a chair and assumes a variety of attitudes. This static scene is broken twice, when Trevor Carlson, director of the Cunningham Dance Company, marks the three parts with a simple gesture. Subtly different, each performance has been filmed from a different camera angle. Each is presented on a screen whose dimensions are calibrated to render the image of Cunningham life-size.

    Tacita Dean will also take part in the Folkestone Triennial
    14 June – 14 September 2008

  • CORNELIA PARKER: Chomskian Abstract

    CORNELIA PARKER: Chomskian Abstract

    Whitechapel Laboratory, London, UK
    13 February – 30 March 2008

    Whitechapel Laboratory presents Cornelia Parker’s filmed interview with renowned writer and theorist Noam Chomsky who addresses the failings of government, corporations and the media to take responsibility for the ecology of our planet. He urges us to change our lifestyles and bring about socio-economic change. Though Parker fears that the planet may not be able to sustain human life by the end of this century, her work prompts reflection on our collective responsibilities and possible solutions.

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