Artist Talk (7.30 p.m.)
Daniel Dewar will speak, as one half of the artist duo Dewar & Gicquel, about their current show at Musée Rodin titled ‘La Jeune Sculpture’, their views on ceramics and other ongoing projects. Dewar & Gicquel have been working together since 1997 and were awarded the Prix Marcel Duchamp in 2012. Their work will also be on show at Galerie Micheline Szwajcer (Brussels) in October of this year.
Daniel Dewar (b. 1976 in the UK) lives and works in Brussels. Gregory Gicquel (b.1975 in France) lives and works in Paris. Recent solo shows include "Le Hall," Espace 315, Centre Pompidou, Paris; "Jus d'orange," Palais de Tokyo, Paris; "Mr I / Dewar & Gicquel," Graff Mourgue d'Algue, Geneva; "Crêpe Suzette," Spike Island, Bristol. Group exhibitions include "Labour and Wait," Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California; "Conjuring for Beginners", Project Arts Centre, Dublin; "Making is Thinking", Witte de With, Center for contemporary Art, Rotterdam; "Unto This Last", Raven Row, London, UK.