Invisible Cities

This event has now finished. Until Feb 22 2009

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Thomas Scheibitz, 'Untitled (No 504)' Thomas Scheibitz, 'Untitled (No 504)'

Time Out says

Italo Calvino's novel of the same name is an imaginative account of discovering various promised lands: Utopia, Atlantis, Icaria and so forth. This makes 'Invisible Cities' a nice theme for a painting show, but in practice makes only for a nice painting show, with tasteful and restrained abstraction reining in too much wild invention. The lone visual affront comes from the supercharged hyperrealism of Sarah Morris, whose crushing towers of Mammon seen through neon vector graphics (LA and Las Vegas providing inspiration) positively scream bold and brash metropolis. (OW)

Jerwood Space details

Jerwood Space, 171 Union St, London SE1 0LN

Jerwood Space

Part of a larger set-up of theatre and dance spaces (and a great café), the Jerwood had an erratic visual arts presence until recently. Now six...

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020 7654 0171

http://www.jerwoodvisualarts.org

10am-5pm Mon-Fri, 10am-3pm Sat-Sun, until 8pm on the last Friday of every month

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