A Certain Kind of Light

27 May 2017 to 23 Sep 2017
The Exchange, Penzance, Cornwall , What's on
The Exchange, Penzance, Cornwall , What's on
The Exchange, Penzance, Cornwall , What's on
The Exchange, Penzance, Cornwall , What's on
The Exchange, Penzance, Cornwall , What's on
The Exchange
The Exchange
Princess St
Penzance
Cornwall
TR18 2NL
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Dog Friendly
A Certain Kind of Light:

Light in Art Over Six Decades is a major exhibition exploring how artists have responded to light, its transience and effect. Encompassing paintings, sculpture, photography, and installation, it features artworks created from the 1960s to the present day by fifteen leading artists.


It includes Colour Construction by Peter Lanyon who was a leading figure at Newlyn Art Gallery in the 1950s and 60s, as well as camera-less photographs by Garry Fabian Miller who had a solo show at Newlyn Art Gallery in 2008.


As part of the exhibition, and to mark the tenth anniversary of the opening of The Exchange, Cornwall-based artist Peter Freeman has reprogrammed and updated Lightwave, the dramatic artwork illuminating the glass façade of The Exchange that he first created when the gallery opened in 2007.


Artists in the exhibition: Roger Ackling, David Batchelor, Angela Bulloch, Garry Fabian Miller, Ceal Floyer, Peter Freeman, Raphael Hefti, Anish Kapoor, Peter Lanyon, Rut Blees Luxemburg, Julian Opie, John Riddy, Mark Titchner, Paul Winstanley, Toby Ziegler.


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An Arts Council Collection Touring Exhibition. Curated by Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne with many works from the Arts Council Collection which is managed by Southbank Centre, London.

 

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