Opening at 19h30 on Thursday, May 8th – 8 June
Niall Bingham’s new body of work includes paintings, installations, photography, prints, drawings and a short film. Often working collaboratively with fellow artists, his explorations in various media challenge the notion of authorship in artistic production; and map the artistic community with which he associates. He strategically acknowledges his collaborations in manifestos and foregrounds the role of process in his work. Source
His use of self-portraiture to image his various personas can be seen as a response to I am Niall, a documentary that catalogues a moment in time, serving as a point of departure for this iteration.
I am Niall will premiere at The Bioscope at 19h00 before the exhibition opening.
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