Curated by Ben Woodeson
Private view: Thursday 7th August 6 8pm
7th August to Sunday 17th August 2014
Exhibition open 12.00 to 17.00
Bestué and Vives, Ruth Claxton, Julie Cockburn, Susan
Collis, Paul Eachus,
Andrea Jespersen, Simon Lewandowski, Alan Magee, Philip Newcombe,
Michael Samuels, Tom Walker, Laura White, Ben Woodeson
artist Ben Woodeson, Morphisisation brings together a diverse
range of contemporary artists with a creative interest in pre-existing
Some of the artists translate, some revolutionise and others subsume
selected objects into the final works.
artists trawl Ebay, DIY stores, car boot sales and sometimes even
their own previous practice in search of the perfect source material.
everything from works of art, to their bed linen and cheap furniture,
span a range of media, dimensions and approaches including craft,
conceptual and intuitive making. Ideas explored within the exhibition
social hierarchies, risk, anger, provocation and the frustration
of artists block.
All in some way render the original object as mutated, challenged,
The artists have exhibited extensively in major galleries and
throughout the world and have works held in numerous international
Morphisisation is the first exhibition curated by London based
Woodeson known for making challenging and deliberately dangerous
sculptures. He has exhibited throughout the UK, Europe and North
2013 he was Theodore Randall International Chair in Sculpture
University in the USA.
Harold Wharf, 6 Creekside, Deptford, London SE8 4SA