Heather Phillipson – The Age of Love | ITSLIQUID

Heather Phillipson – The Age of Love

Art | December 17, 2018 |

Heather Phillipson - The Age of LoveImage courtesy of BALTIC

Heather Phillipson – The Age of Love
BALTIC, England
October 19, 2018 – March 24, 2019

Produced as a major new commission that responds to BALTIC‘s vast Level 4 gallery, Heather Phillipson presents a series of videos, sounds and objects that operate as landmarks in a remixed geology. Somewhere between agricultural vista and lunar wasteland, BALTIC’s galleries become a spatio-temporal “field”. This commission demonstrates a shift away from what Phillipson calls her “increasingly apocalyptic undertones” towards “affirmative ways of conceiving and defying”.

Heather Phillipson - The Age of LoveImage courtesy of BALTIC

Augmented reality bird faeces, mobile sculptures and a leftover foot on a rotating pedestal allude to other worlds and temporalities that might exist beyond the rigidly anthropocentric. “The Age of Love” suggests alternative forms of coupling, gendering, transportation, intimacy and duration, and consigns linearity to junk.

Sequenced screens, along with audio and lighting become a cycle of networked links that interrupt and alternate with hulking machinery, like the transposition of “real-time” processing into physical space.

Heather Phillipson - The Age of LoveImage courtesy of BALTIC

In “The Age of Love“, everything is contingent, already squandered and about to happen. Phillipson stakes out a zone in which there is little to differentiate between what’s here and what’s gone, between textures underfoot, a grain silo and interstellar blast-off, between creaturely life and renewed wonderment, and between animal noises and vocal riffs, sung from an ecstatic brain.

Heather Phillipson – The Age of Love is supported by the Henry Moore Foundation.

more. www.baltic.art

Heather Phillipson - The Age of LoveImage courtesy of BALTIC

Are you an artist, architect, designer? Would you like to be featured on ITSLIQUID platform? Send an e-mail to info@itsliquid.com or fill the form below

RELATED POSTS


FEEDBACK RELEASE: BARCELONA CONTEMPORARY

Events | June 10, 2021

ITSLIQUID Group, is proud to announce the great success of the first edition of BARCELONA CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR 2021, held in Barcelona, at Valid World Hall Gallery from June 03 to June 20, 2021, with the extraordinary participation of more than 50 artists coming from all over the world. Read more


Inbal Hoffman: Mundane Heights

Art | June 10, 2021

Inbal Hoffman was born in Haifa in 1973 and did her Master's degree in Fine Arts at Jerusalem's Bezalel Academy. Beginning as a designer and illustrator, she came to focus on sculpture and installation art. In recent years, her work has been featured in solo and group shows in Israel and abroad. "Mundane Heights" is Hoffman's first exhibition at the Israel Museum. Read more


BORDERS ART FAIR 2021 |…

Calls | June 9, 2021

ITSLIQUID Group, in collaboration with Venice Events and ACIT Venice - Italian-German Cultural Association, is pleased to announce the open call for FRAGMENTED IDENTITIES, second appointment of BORDERS - Venice International Art Fair, that will be held in Venice, at THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space from July 12 to August 01, 2021, at Palazzo Albrizzi-Capello from July 13 to August 01, 2021 and in other prestigious venues and historical buildings. Read more


CALL FOR ARTISTS: BARCELONA CONTEMPORARY…

Calls | June 5, 2021

BARCELONA CONTEMPORARY is a contemporary art fair that presents collective and solo projects by leading and emerging international artists. The 3rd edition will represent a forum for direct exchange of ideas and contacts between collectors, artists, photographers, designers and art professionals. The art fair features paintings, sculptures, photography art, installations, video art and live performance. Read more


Sign up for our Newsletter.

Enter your email to receive our latest updates!