Body \\ Politic – 4. August – 5. September 2020

9 women artists and their individual narratives on issues raised by the metaphor of the Body \\ Politic Louisa Abdelkader (Munich), Nora Battenberg-Cartwright (Frankfurt), Judith Egger (Munich), Dr. Ope Lori (UK/Nigeria), Bex Massey (UK), Rozhgar Mustafa (Irak), Janette Parris (UK), Kim Thornton (UK) and Rachel Wilberforce (UK) Curated by Stewart Hall and Susan Boutwell Text [...]

Stewart Hall – Disembodied – 30. June – 12. July 2020

DISEMBODIED! Disembodied: “seeming not to have a body or not to be connected to a body.[1]”   “In his Meditations on First Philosophy (1641), French philosopher and mathematician René Descartes first articulated a distinct separation between the immaterial mind and the material body. Composed of a simple and literal premise—two arms, two legs, a torso, and a head—Disembodied was installed to reflect the human [...]