HANDOVER FROM GROUP 1. “IF NOT THIS THEN WHAT?” IN RESIDENCE FROM: 24.08.2015 TO 28.08.2015 LYDIA HEATH AMY WYATT DAWN EVANS TO: GROUP 2. ”DOMESTICATING CONFLICT” YONAT NITZAN -GREEN LAURENCE DUBE-RUSHBY CLARISSE WISSER SUSAN FRANCIS DATE: Tuesday 1ST SEPTEMBER 2015 [no earlier than 9.30 am and no later than 10.30 am] The […]
PRE –LAB REPORT DATE: 20TH AUGUST 2015 Technicians: Lydia Heath BA Fine Art Amy Wyatt BA Graphic Art Dawn Evans MA Fine Art Place of Lab: The Winchester Gallery, Park Avenue, Winchester SO23 8DL Period of experimentation: 24th August to 28th August 2015 What concept[s] is this […]
Performance becomes Spectacle Spectacle becomes Entertainment Entertainment becomes Passivity Passivity becomes Consent Consent becomes Democracy* *(no words are exchanged, roles are assumed, objectives are achieved) Yonat Nitzan-Green performing ‘Dust Collection’ (‘Agitation 1’).
Amy Wyatt, Dawn Evans, Lydia Heath & Helen Northcott in conversation responding to ‘Agitation 1’ by Laurence Dube-Rushby.
About Dawn is collaborating with Lydia Heath and Amy Wyatt during Week 1 of the Laboratory of Dissent project, a new CAS exhibition at The Winchester Gallery. Week 1 ‘If Not This Then What?’ takes place from Monday 24th August – Friday 28th August 2015. You can also follow their research on Tumblr.
Has this space been transgressed? Has our limited time been compromised? Is there anything at risk here? Confrontation or conversation? Public consultation project- office set up. Commercial . This project appears passive, non -threatening, potentially neutral . With a few strategic chocies of documentation, the perception can become otherwise. People now coming into space to discuss their […]
Monday 24th August. Set up day for Group 1’s ‘If not this then what?” project at The Winchester Gallery. Our aim is to create a Public Consultation Project in the The Winchester Gallery space . Sofa spaces were to be used for informal discussion and exchange. A more formal working area of four joined desks , […]
As an introduction to the project of “The Laboratory of Dissent “, Dr. August Davis, Senior Research Fellow and Artistic Director and curator, of The Winchester Gallery, encouraged the associate members of Chapel Arts Studio, to consider the writings of political theorist Chantal Mouffe; Agnostics. Thinking the world politically, [Verso books 2013.] And Art Historian, […]