Karl Holmqvist: READ DEAR

until 5 June 2016

Camden Arts Centre

http://www.camdenartscentre.org/whats-on/view/holmqvist

‘Karl Holmqvist is an artist whose primary material is language. His inventive re-renderings of words and phrases take various forms including artist’s books, posters, wall drawings, sculpture, videos and live performances. Borrowing from generic types of speech or written word, ranging from common sayings to literary references, from popular music to political activism, Holmqvist repositions these sampled fragments in new contexts, allowing for ambiguity and double meanings to emerge.’

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