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Corinna Spencer

Hand Joy

Centre For Recent Drawing
28 April – 28 May 2010
London
N1

You can see pictures from the private view HERE

    Hand Joy, curated by Paul Kindersley: 22 international contemporary artists, one room, a frenzied exploration of eroticism, desire, possession, longing and the body. Ranging from the abstract to the pornographic, the sexy to the sadistic, the sublime to the rubber, drawing as a way of ownership of our unattainable fantasies.(C4RD)

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Featuring work by
DERYA AKAY, MAXIME ANGEL, KIRSTY BUCHANAN , MATTHEW DRAGE , CARLOS FRANKLIN, GABO GUZZO, RIEHALE, TAKAYUKI HARA, ANDREW HEWISH, ALEXANDER HIDALGO, PAUL KINDERSLEY, SULE KEMANCI, ASTRID KÖPPE, SARAH LEDERMAN, ROBERT PURNELL, ALEXANDER RATHBONE, THOM RAVNHOLDT, JAMES SPANKIE feat. Alison Mosshart, CORINNA SPENCER, MAGDALENA SURANYI, FRED VERNON, RAFAL ZAJKO

    Please join us for the opening reception for this exhibition, 6 – 8pm
    Wednesday 28th April 2010 or during the exhibition 29th April – 28th
    May 2010.
    On the 19th of May there will be a launch for the accompanying Artist book, Zine 4 Recent Drawing, in an edition of only 20, containing original artworks by some of the exhibitors- watch this space.

Centre for Recent Drawing is open during exhibitions 12 – 6pm from
Wednesday to Friday at 2 – 4 Highbury Station Road, Highbury
Islington, London.C4RD is a Registered UK Charity 1123530.

      Through the artists’ images we are able to enter an impossible world of tits and cocks, in the case of Hara, or a place where a sexless and violent fusing/cleaving act of intercourse mirrors the artists’ struggle between reality and fantasy when portraying an erotic desire. A body divided shown in Spencer’s pencil drawings, demonstrating the confusion of separating the hand/eye/experience…..(C4RD)

    5 Responses


    1. Megs

      huge congratulations love, looking forward to it x


    2. Chantal Powell

      sounds fab!


    3. corinna

      Thank you! yep it really does, I saw some of the work when I dropped my drawings off yesterday. The space is going to be packed full of cheeky and beautiful naughty art.
      x


    4. CAP

      ‘Click here to make it bigger’ – indeed.


    5. corinna

      I cant think what you mean.
      Excited!

      cheers CAP!

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