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Duo show ‘Fragments and Traces’ about time, memory, and travel – Platform 1 Gallery, Wandsworth Arts Fringe

Fragments and Traces: l’invitation au voyage

Kelise FranclemontĀ andĀ Antonia JacksonĀ  explore memory, travel, and passage of time through paintings, installation, and new media. Throughout each day, along with the exhibition of artworks, Antonia and Kelise will engage visitors inĀ trading memories and creating new ones in an ongoing make-one/take-one souvenir postcard exchange.

Fragments and Traces: l’invitation au voyage” is in conjunction with Wandsworth Arts Fringe 2016, a festival of creativity and performance throughout the borough from 6 to 22 May 2016.

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One subsequent weekends at Platform 1 Gallery are two more shows: Ā ā€œTranscendingā€ from artistĀ Ema Mano Epps withĀ Verica Kovacevska andĀ Norman Mine, and finally, ā€œFragmentā€ by sculptor Anna Flemming.

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Event details: Fragments and Traces” presentsĀ duringĀ Wandsworth Arts Fringe 2016Ā fromĀ 5 to 8 May 2016 Ā atĀ Platform 1 GalleryĀ on Wandsworth Common Station, Platform 1,Ā Wandsworth Common,Ā London SW12 8SGĀ (entrance to the station and Platform 1 Gallery from Jaggard Way). Free admission, step-free access.

Private View: Thursday 5 May, 5:30 to 8:30 pm

Opening hours:

Friday 6 May,Ā 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
SaturdayĀ 7 May, 11:oo am to 5:00 pm
Sunday 8 May,Ā 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

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‘lockers’ – pop-up residency and exhibition, Chelsea College of Arts, London

Lockers_flyer_02Itā€™s a pop-up show in the CG05 corridor (near the part-timer’s base room) in which each of us takes one locker and curates an exhibition in the 30 x 30 x 43 cm cubby. It is a response to the locker as a space, aĀ container, a set of limitations, boundaries, a wish granted, or some other response.

Of course, there are only 20 lockers and almost 30 people in part-time 1 & 2 group so this might also turn into an exercise in negotiation, compromise, and teamwork!

What I propose is 1-2 (or more) people choose a locker, and put an object in or installationā€¦ and then placeĀ a padlock on the door (for safety). DuringĀ the exhibition, the lock is enigmatically left on or perhaps the door is left wide open for uninhibited viewing.

 

 

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Exhibition details: a pop-up residency and exhibition (18 – 25 June 2015)Ā in 20 lockable spaces, located inĀ CG05 corridor, atĀ Chelsea College of Arts,Ā 16 John Islip Street,Ā London, SW1P 4JU

 

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‘alchemy of the perfect fragrance (growing up in Illinois)’, 2015, found scents and installation

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Kelise Franclemont, detail of ‘growing up in Illinois’, 2015, installation in ‘lockers’ at Chelsea College of Arts, London. Photo courtesy the artist.

This one’s about memories, and how they are made… in this case, through my sense of smell. Each of 12 scents is carefully crafted and a little story is attached to the bottle. The viewer could ignore my story in favour of their own…

Part of the ‘lockers’ – a pop-up exhibition and residency in 20 small lockable spaces, at Chelsea College of Arts, London.

18 – 25 June 2015.