Parallel Architectures IIIII
21.06.2019 - 19.07.2019
Monday - Saturday 10:00 - 16:00
James Thompson & Annabel Taylor- Munt
Works by artists’ James Thompson and Annabel Taylor- Munt responding to the former Bridewell prison and Leeds Town Hall as a transformative space where new identities are constructed and performed
James Thompson work deals with the perception of space and its interpretation. Working across physical and digital media using pre-existing spatial situations as the starting point recorded and re-interpreted to construct new multi-dimensional experiences of reality.
James Thompson graduated from the Royal College of Art in 2012, previous exhibitions include: Expanding Spaces at Marsden Woo Gallery, London; Inflated Space III at Project Space East Street Arts. Film screenings: Emergence Defence Exercise Video at Whitechapel Gallery. Residencies: Leeds Art Gallery, Hospitalfield Arts and Cove Park Scotland.
Annabel Taylor- Munt work investigates hyper-masculine spaces and their positions in society, re-interpreting these environments by abstracting and reconfiguring how they are engaged with to create new forms and interaction through movements.
Annabel Taylor- Munt graduated from Goldsmiths in 2018, previous exhibitions include: MOD at Copland Gallery, London; The Environment Keeps Happening at Geffrye Museum and Tender Balance at Leeds International Festival 2019.
Image Credit Jules Lister
An installation of research into social housing and high rise living in Leeds.
Pyramid of Arts' Eden Group members will visit Yorkshire Sculpture International and Index Festival to create a suitcase-sized sculpture gallery capturing their responses in drawing, images, modelling and words.
Throughout YSI & Index festival Village will be curating and hosting a changing series of photographic exhibitions focused around sculpture & form. Upcoming exhibition- Room One by Richard Higginbottom co-published by Tide Press and Combind Editions.