'Calendar' - Major new exhibition by British artist Keith Wilson
Wednesday 17 August 2016
Date: From Friday 12 August 2016 to 16 October 2016. Preview on Thursday 11 August 2016, 7.00pm-9.00pm.
Venue: Upper Gallery, MAC (Metropolitan Arts Centre), Belfast.
For this major new exhibition at MAC, Keith Wilson further develops his longstanding investigation into the cultural status of sculpture, considering how ideas develop in the private sphere of the artist’s studio and transform into a public presentation of work in a gallery.
Keith Wilson is Professor of Fine Art at Sheffield Hallam University. He is currently based between New York, Sheffield and London. From summer 2016 he will be Provost’s Artist-in-Residence, the Center for the Humanities at the CUNY Graduate Center, New York. Over the past two decades he has staged major solo exhibitions at institutions such as Camden Arts Centre, London; Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston; Milch Gallery, London; Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes; Eastside Projects, Birmingham; and the Wellcome Collection, London. He has also contributed to numerous group shows and projects at; the Hayward Project Space, London; Institute of Contemporary Arts, London; the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds; as well completing a major commission Steles for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.