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Obama löst sein ticket für den 4 November, the Centre of Attention, 2008

 

Obama löst sein ticket für den 4 November, the Centre of Attention, 2008

"Obama löst sein ticket für den 4 November" is a work from the Centre of Attention's Pose Plastique photographic series where members of the public are used to recreate the news of that day, as through the images in the papers.

 

FREE ART FAIR

14,19, 21 New Quebec Street and 5,8,16 Seymour Place
Portman Village
London W1H

nearest tubes: Marble Arch and Edgware Road

13 to 19 October 2008
Open everyday 11am to 6pm

with Artists Anonymous, the Centre of Attention, Matthew Collings, Jimmy Conway-Dyer, Sacha Craddock, Stuart Cumberland, Adam Dant, Stephen Farthing, Rose Gibbs, Luke Gottelier, Alex Hamilton, Peter Harris, Pablo Helguera, Saron Hughes, Lee Johnson, Sayshun Jay, James Jessop, Chantal Joffe, Jasper Joffe, Peter Lamb, Cathy Lomax, Amanda Loomes, Marta Marce, Bruce McLean, Alex Gene Morrison, Stephen Nelson, House of O'Dwyer, Harry Pye, Danny Rolph, Martin Sexton, Bob & Roberta Smith, Terry Smith, Geraldine Swayne, Chris Tosic, Gavin Turk, Markus Vater, Stella Vine, Michael Ward, Douglas White, Charlie Woolley

 

"Following its great success last year, The Free Art Fair returns bigger and bolder and with surprises. The 2008 Free Art Fair involves over 50 artists.

The Free Art Fair is an art fair where all the work is given away at the end. People will have the chance to own pieces by artists from the Saatchi Collection or who have exhibited at the Tate or some of the world's best known galleries like White Cube and Haunch Of Venison. They will also be able to choose art by an exciting new generation of emerging international artists.

For once instead of art going to the highest bidder or those who can afford it, someone who really loves an artwork will be able to have it for free. On the Sunday when the show finishes people will be able to take one piece of art away on a first come first served basis.

The Free Art Fair takes place in two streets in Central London, located between Frieze and Zoo, two of the world's most high-profile art fairs." Jasper Joffe


 

 

Contact: the Centre of Attention, 67 Clapton Common, London E5 9AA, UK
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