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Thanks 2012 – Hello 2013

stacked Gary Woodley designed bench with mirrorball in the window of CHELSEA space with Tate Britain and Millbank Tower behind

It’s time for CHELSEA space to say thank you to those who took part in our 2012 programme and to wish a Happy New Year to everyone who came to visit us.

Kate Ross (left) and Daisy McMullan in front of Daniel Sturgis's painting 'All or Nothing' 2012

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Red White and Blue + Bob Dylan, Steve Thomas and Brad Faine

installing works by Nicky Carvell and Pavel Buchler

Donald Smith, Nicky Carvell, Kate Ross and Mike Iveson stand in front of a painting by Dan Sturgis during the installation of Red White and Blue

Everyone has been busy at CHELSEA space preparing the new show Red White and Blue: Pop | Punk | Politics | Place which opens with a Private view from 6-8pm on Tuesday  6th November, coincidently … More To Follow: Read The Full Text Here

A Word From Our Sponsor: Lynda Morris on Drinking With Gilbert & George + RIBA ‘Name Drop’ The Gagged Olympic Architects and Engineers

audience for Lynda Morris at CHELSEA space

Following the success of  her talk ‘The Book as Artwork’, last week Lynda Morris kindly reprised her lecture Drinking With Gilbert & George 1972 – 1976 as part of our exhibition  Lynda Morris: Dear Lynda…

Lynda Morris with an early image of Gilbert & George

The talk was originally given for the Art Historians’ Conference in Edinburgh some five or so years ago and the title … More To Follow: Read The Full Text Here

Private View Launches Neue Slowenische Kunst 1984-1992

Neue Slowenische Kunst private view

Over two hundred people turned out for the private view of Neue Slowenische Kunst 1984 -1992 at CHELSEA space on Tuesday 20th March.

curator Michele Drascek with Director of Tate Modern Chris Dercon and CHELSEA space Director Donald Smith

One of the first to arrive was Chris Dercon, Director of Tate Modern where there will be a symposium and a Laibach  concert in the Turbine Hall … More To Follow: Read The Full Text Here

Derek Boshier, “Everyman” Falling + Lloyd Johnson, A Man Installing

Artist Derek Boshier talks as part of the CHELSEA programme

We were very grateful to our good friend the artist Stephen Farthing for inviting Derek Boshier to come and talk about his work as part our CHELSEA programme of public events. Derek Boshier’s excellent talk confirmed his position not only as an important artist but also as one of the most original, experimental, and political artists of his generation.

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a home win for ideal private view

artist Crispin Chetwynd leans on a Richard Woods 'Drystone Wall on Wheels'

ideal home had a  fantastic private view and a brilliant first week with lots of great visitors during the London Design Festival and the Icon Design Trail. Here’s a few private view images, a full set will go up on the CHELSEA space archive in the near future.

Director of Tate Britain, Penelope Curtis, with artist Jeff Dennis

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Private views, Rietveld chairs, The Worlds End and Dragons Den

Richard Long with his portable Roger Ackling sculpture

The private view for Roger Ackling was a fantastic celebration and a big crowd, from young students to seasoned professionals, turned out to see Roger’s work and enjoy time with him. Artist Richard Long became a temporary performative  part of the show as he moved around revealing a work by Roger that he held in his hand.

old friends - Matt Rugg, Roger Ackling, and Ian Parker

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Before the Aftermath

Laure Genillard levels with Dean Hughes

With Laure Genillard’s Aftermath: Objects from Projects opening on Tuesday 3rd May the installation was in full swing last week and Laure Genillard, sleeves rolled up and drill and spirit level in hand, was clearly enjoying herself.

Laure Genillard screws mirror plates on David Tremlett's 'Spring Recordings' with work by Matthew Harrison in the foreground

Laure has included David Tremlett’s working documentation for The Spring Recordings … More To Follow: Read The Full Text Here