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radio narrowcast: serpentine galleries

open studio and live radio performance
30th January 2016

Serpentine Galleries / Artist Talk


Taking the form of a Radio Narrowcast, Anton introduced an expanded notion of radio as a social construction of power and a mode in which we can navigate through places and moments of social interaction.

The Artist Talk drew upon two ongoing projects which Anton initiated through the Serpentine Galleries Edgware Road Project: Radio Sonar and For a Walk With… to explore the ambiguity of art practice in both institutional and informal contexts.

These discussions derived from questions concerned with developing collaborative and useful site-specific works, in particular in response to redevelopment, dementia, care work and poverty in the neighbourhoods of London, UK and Kingston, Jamaica.The Artist Talk was accompanied by excerpts of the short films Bloxburgh FM: Water Road Education and For a Walk With...

 

 

 

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photography: Ben Messih and hippiepicasso