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Adonis Archontides (b. 1991) is a Cypriot artist whose work and research explores the construction of the self, truth and memory. An avid gamer and comic book enthusiast, Archontides has lived vicariously through the life of hundreds of fictional characters from a very young age. The artist's most recent project utilises The Sims games engine to spawn various selves who are also operating as artists within the art world. These Adonises illustrate the shortcomings and vices of artistic...
Ben Stephenson is a London based artist exploring the aesthetics of sexuality, intimacy and masculinity through the framework of painting and sculpture. Ben's work engages classicism as a motif for unravelling fragmented and voyeuristic narratives of the body, specifically limbs, and its communication with other parts. Ben graduated from Wimbledon College in 2014 and was shortlisted for the Jerwood Artist bursary in 2017. Hear Ben talk about his process of making, erasing and remaking that...
Agnes Bakucz Canario
Agnes Bakucz Canario is a Portuguese/Hungarian movement artist based in London who works is often multidisciplinary and collaborative. Agnes’ work focuses on searching for tenderness and flows with regards to human relationships, flows, money, borders and water. Having lived and worked in four different waterborne cities (Lisbon, Budapest, Inverness and London) has made water, as a source, incredibly important to Agnes’ being and practice, using it as a means to connecting to spaces and the...
Degenerate Space are an art collective formed by artists Alice Ashton, Molly Irwin Clark and Rosa Irwin Clark in London, UK. Degenerate Space makes site-specific, participatory performance and installation work around issues of place, architecture, environment and identity especially regarding the shifting landscape of London. A project to note in particular was their work with the residents around Cressingham Gardens in Tulse Hill titled ‘The Smallness Inside the Bigness: Changing visions...
Brunno discusses his experience as an auditor before following his true passions and entering the art world! He advocates for a multidisciplinary approach to the arts, simplicity, explains the basics of time-based media conservation and his upcoming projects such as TRACE in Berlin and an exciting residency in South Italy as part of Zagara Foundation opening in 2019. Tracklist: The Golden Filter - We Are The Music MGMT - When You Die Feist - A Man Is Not His Song Yelle - Mon Pays Metronomy -...
Korallia Stergides discusses her love for Elvis, discovering movement as a child, her father's fascination with magician tricks, her surrounding whale noises and trying to learn French during a residency. Tracklist: Elvis Presley - Jailhouse Rock Bee Gees - You Should be Dancing Sia - Buttons David Bowie - Sound & Vision France Gall - Il jouait du piano debout