Posts Tagged ‘Lisson Gallery’

JONATHAN MONK // I ♥ 1984 AT LISSON GALLERY

by Marianne Templeton Crossed Pasts (London) In 1949, George Orwell singled out 1984 as the not-too-distant futuristic setting for his claustrophobic, dystopian, and enduringly popular novel. Subsequently, the year has been employed as a title for—among other things—a 1974 song by David Bowie; an Apple Macintosh commercial; a science fiction magazine; and a 2009 novel[…]

JOYCELAND // LISSON GALLERY

by Marianne Templeton LONDON, EN. In Milk and Melancholy, Kenneth Hayes identifies the milk splash as a recurring motif in photographic art from the mid-1960s until the mid-1980s, and asserts that this moment of lactic disturbance that reappeared “with the regularity of a trauma… was instrumental in overcoming the hegemony of Modernist painting and, at[…]