Picks of the week

Yvonne Rainer | The Choreography of Film

A rare retrospective of feature-length films by the legendary choreographer Yvonne Rainer, programmed by Oliver Fuke.

Siobhan Davies Studios, London, every Tuesday between 27 February - 10 April 2018

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Wilderness

Esther Johnson's Hinterland (previously featured in our curated show for Hull 2017, Somewhere Becoming Sea) joins a group of works in film, painting, drawing and photography that engage with the natural world and our innate need for solitude and open space.

The New Art Gallery Walsall, 2 February - 6 May 2018

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Kills 99.9% of bacteria

We need sanctuary by FVU alumna Kate Cooper joins a group exhibition of new and existing video, audio and installation works considering ideas of purity, contamination and meditations on death and abjection.

CCA Derry-Londonderry, 20 January - 10 March 2018

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Hammer Projects: Lawrence Abu Hamdan

An installation of audiovisual works attempts to reconstruct the conditions and architectural plans of a Syrian military prison, using only the acoustic memories of surviving former detainees who were kept in total darkness. 

Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, 20 January - 20 May 2018

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EX-VOTO the body + the institution

Five contemporary visual artists and a writer address the treatment of the body by State, corporate, medical and pharmaceutical institutions.

Galway Arts Centre, 19 January - 10 March 2018

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Ilona Sagar | Correspondence O

Ilona Sagar explores the complexities of public health and the social shift towards a more egocentric and technology-infused understanding of wellness.

South London Gallery, 13 December 2017 - 25 February 2018

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Everything we do is music

Drawing and mark-making form the core of each artist's response to music, journeying from the figurative and graphic to the abstract and performative. Featuring an early video work by Hetain Patel.

Drawing Room, London, 30 November 2017 - 4 March 2018

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Kurt Schwitters | Collage & Assemblage

Schwitters’ classic 'Merz' collages are on display at Newcastle University's Hatton Gallery. Find out more about the FVU group project inspired by the work of Schwitters here, or click below for more on the exhibition.

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle, 7 October 2017 - 11 May 2018

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Tension & Conflict, Video Art after 2008

Quicksand by FVU alumnus Nikolaj Bendix Skyum Larsen joins an exhibition of moving image works probing the political and social consequences of the 2008 financial crisis.

MAAT, Lisbon, 13 September 2017 - 19 March 2018

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