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Jeremy Olson’s work delves into the darker aspects of the human condition, into the deafening loneliness of a hyper-connected world and the anxiety of a cancelled future.

Press Release

Through a cleverly deployed cast of anthropomorphic characters, Olson captures what it feels like to be human in a digitised society. He grasps the asphyxiating uncertainty, the shackling vanity and vapid materialism and lays it out for the viewer to engage with in a moment of catharsis, a moment that turns a bleak subject matter into something lighter, more optimistic, even comforting.

In the …

Through a cleverly deployed cast of anthropomorphic characters, Olson captures what it feels like to be human in a digitised society. He grasps the asphyxiating uncertainty, the shackling vanity and vapid materialism and lays it out for the viewer to engage with in a moment of catharsis, a moment that turns a bleak subject matter into something lighter, more optimistic, even comforting.

In the likes of others, Olson’s characters are compound beings comprised of two or more distinct ideas: a pipe and a woman, a face and a tree, a fox and a snake.

They come together in varying combinations and …

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3 Hanover Square, Mayfair
London, GB
Mon – Sat, 11am – 7pm Sun, 12pm – 6pm