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Duo show with works by Ben Edmunds (UK, 1994) & Michael Pybus (UK, 1982).

Press Release

The work of Ben Edmunds can be described as an unusual combination of modernist abstract expressionism, colour field painting and minimalism mixed with contemporary accents of activity and sportswear. In his paintings, references to outdoor activities and (extreme) sports in the form of shock cords, carbon fibre and buckles appeal to the “desiring-body”, to the appetite of the consumer who needs …

The work of Ben Edmunds can be described as an unusual combination of modernist abstract expressionism, colour field painting and minimalism mixed with contemporary accents of activity and sportswear. In his paintings, references to outdoor activities and (extreme) sports in the form of shock cords, carbon fibre and buckles appeal to the “desiring-body”, to the appetite of the consumer who needs experiences more than they need objects. The paintings are made for the modern day desirer, the adventurer looking for a mountaintop, the middle aged man looking for an escape, the artist looking for …

Location

Booth 14