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Tobias, Kaspar and Onckule, Zane, 2019, Show, Exhibition or Event, THE ESTATE

Abstract or Description:

THE ESTATE SUMMER takes place in an abandoned Latvian summer house and imagines a fictional art collector who could have lived in a remote place such as this. Different artworks, ephemera, and leftovers from artistic productions join everyday utensils in creating a portrait that engages the entire house. Looking at the displayed artworks, it becomes clear that the collection or taste of our "collect" is far from blue chip, where "signature style" and key works prevail. It is instead inclusive of many by products. Smaller, earlier works provide an image of a rather dirty but engaged collection, in which the artworks form part of what could be described as a "conversation piece' to quote the eponymous 18th century English portraiture style and 1974 Luchino Visconti film.

Contributors:
ContributionNameRCA ID
ArtistBibby, GerryUNSPECIFIED
ArtistCarpenter, MerlinUNSPECIFIED
ArtistCecacaldi, NicholasUNSPECIFIED
ArtistCelmins, VijaUNSPECIFIED
ArtistFriedrich, LarsUNSPECIFIED
ArtistFrolov, OlegUNSPECIFIED
ArtistGander, RyanUNSPECIFIED
ArtistGillick, LiamUNSPECIFIED
ArtistGirls, GuerillaUNSPECIFIED
ArtistGluhovs, EdgarsUNSPECIFIED
ArtistGonzalez Foerster, DominiqueUNSPECIFIED
ArtistHolmqvist, KarlUNSPECIFIED
ArtistHorn, DanielUNSPECIFIED
ArtistKeil, MoragUNSPECIFIED
ArtistLondier, FredUNSPECIFIED
ArtistManetas, MiltosUNSPECIFIED
ArtistMonk, JonathanUNSPECIFIED
ArtistMordvskaya, SvetaUNSPECIFIED
ArtistMule, CarterUNSPECIFIED
ArtistPryde, JosephineUNSPECIFIED
ArtistRuggeri, CinzaUNSPECIFIED
ArtistSachs, HinrichUNSPECIFIED
ArtistSherman, CindyUNSPECIFIED
ArtistSmith, Micheal EUNSPECIFIED
ArtistStaton, Sarah0811492166770
ArtistStrunke, NiklavsUNSPECIFIED
ArtistTiravanji, RikritUNSPECIFIED
ArtistYoon, SeyoungUNSPECIFIED
ArtistVisaczki, MiriamUNSPECIFIED
ArtistVo, DahnUNSPECIFIED
ArtistWirz, PedroUNSPECIFIED
ArtistZmijevski, ArturUNSPECIFIED
Subjects: Creative Arts and Design > W100 Fine Art
Creative Arts and Design > W100 Fine Art > W190 Fine Art not elsewhere classified
School or Centre: School of Arts & Humanities
Funders: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Latvia, State Culture Capital Foundation Riga City Culture, Swiss Arts Council, Pro Helvetica, Kokmuizas, Arctic Paper, Green Print, SIA Engelshus
Date Deposited: 10 Oct 2019 14:28
Last Modified: 10 Oct 2019 14:28
URI: http://researchonline.rca.ac.uk/id/eprint/4106

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