- In response to the summer 2019, departing from an imagined community on an island we could never visit. Full Text
CREO 》 Lawrence Lek 》 Tabitha Swanson 》 James Tabbush 》 Syan MC Yan 》
Leave of Absence Gallery is opening its 2020 calendar accepting proposals from artists or curators working around the topic of global identities and transcultural experiences. Submissions will be accepted from now until 30th December 2019. All proposals should be submitted digitally in PDF format to email@example.com
: Migration as an act of art, ritual as a method.
LOA nomination #3
Exhibition 18 - 23 October 2019
When the Russian-born British artist Vlada Predelina relocated to the Netherlands in 2019, she felt the strangeness of dislocation resurface as something weirdly familiar.
From One Point Out
LOA nomination #2
Alasdair Asmussen Doyle
Exhibition 31 May - 6 June 2019
In May 2018, Australian Alasdair Asmussen Doyle set out for the point furthest away from his birth place, the antipode (35° 4’ 51.3” N, 41° 8’ 11.5” W).
One year on, From One Point Out is a collection of leavings from the failed expedition.
For Our Present Story To Go On, We Must Now Go Back In Time
LOA nomination #1
Ting Ting Cheng
8 - 17 March 2019, by appointment.
A 30 minutes audio journey in the site-specific installation, a result of the artist in residency at LOA.
Text. Excerpt of the documentation. Full documentation available upon request.
Rory Beard / Yu’an Huang / Shona Jones / Kengwu Lin / James Tabbush /
11 October 2018
A group exhibition of the founding members which we nominate three artists each in starting this gallery space.
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