“In collaboration with the Bermondsey based Vitrine Gallery, Scoop is delighted to be championing new artistic British talent this season. The exhibition will feature the work of a new generation of young and up and coming British artists with a focus on cross-disciplinary practices.” To mark VITRINE’s collaboration with SCOOP International, SCOOP have published a catalogue showcasing the gallery’s program. View the piece online here.
Hagar Schmidhalter has been featured on the Dust Magazine blog. The post includes Schmidhalter’s pieces ‘197’ and ‘131’ both of which are currently on show at VITRINE Bermondsey Street. Read more.
Clare Kenny featured in Tageswoche print on 20th December during her current exhibition at Villa Renata.
Also available online HERE
Alys Williams was interviewed on ‘The Clear Spot’ by George Lionel Barker. ‘In the Clear Spot at 8pm George Lionel Barker (co-director of George and Jorgengallery) explores the contemporary visual art scene in Bermondsey – with guests from the Bermondsey Project Space, the Drawing Room, Vitrine Gallery,Horatiojr, V22 and Southwark Studios.’
If you missed it, you can listen online here.
Director Alys Williams has been interviewed for the 12th edition of STATE magazine. ‘My strategy is to have two distinct concepts – a commercial gallery and a not-for-profit project space – one one platform.’ See a digital copy here.
“A photograph by the Paris-based Swiss artist Hagar Schmidhalter, ‘197’ (2013), became a talisman, of sorts, for me in 2013, as it seemed to encapsulate the privacy and politics of the ever-spectral and yet material maker, looking up from her style (to borrow a spectacular turn of phrase from poet Lisa Robertson).” Read more.
Hagar Schmidhalter, ‘197’ (2013) is at Vitrine in ‘Push and Paint, Touch and Display‘ until January.
“During the install of ‘Push and Paint, Touch and Display’ I had diverse, but equally thought provoking, conversations with the other artists about The Simpsons as I did fossilised dinosaur shit and cat litter.” Read more.
VITRINE will be presenting an exclusive exhibition showcase for SCOOP at Phillips De Pury from 19 – 21 January 2014. Over 40 works will be displayed over the three days of the fashion trade show. For more information, visit SCOOP International’s website.