Plague and Locusts 2020. June.
At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, we published a call for artists, entitled 'Plague and Locusts 2020'. As we face a pandemic of über-Biblical proportions, together with the rise of right-wing politicians, loss and deterioration of progressive humanistic ideals, and climate change–related ecological crises, we find that creative reflection on the state of affairs and documentation of our time in history is as important as ever.
Primer for Pandemic, © Nancy Wyllie, 2020
Memory and Landscape
As Ephemereye is dedicated to moving image, we rarely branch off into talking about shows that are not. The upcoming exhibition of Baltica! group’s Memory and Landscape at the Old Biscuit Factory opens on 23 January 2020 in London, and will stay on until the 28th. It will include a multitude of work from painting to video installation and performance, and is curated around a particular geography -- the Baltics. As diverse a group of artists as the countries of the Baltic Rim are being brought together by another artist, Jude Cowan Montague, for a group exhibition. All of them have something in common: a connection or an inspiration that has come from the region. Artists from Estonia, Lithuania, Finland...
Aino Väinö project, Jude Cowan Montague and Riitta Hakkarainen.
artist and scholar.
Three: On Moving Pictures.
Introducing Slobodan Trajković, artist and scholar, who had began his career in the late 1970s. Trajković exhibits internationally, and works and lives in London and Belgrade. Here we offer some excerpts from his book Embodiment*, and will feature three chapters from his book that are most relevant to our topic — moving image.
Unveiling Face 2nd part (Courtesy of the artist)
Copyright © 2017 by Slobodan Trajković