Pastiche, Parody & Piracy

Posted by Fabio 19 June 2014

Artist Miriam Elia, Curator Camilla Ellingsen Webster and Cartoonist Jeremy Banx seek to demonstrate the importance of appropriation in art and satire. After the threat of Elia’s book ‘We Go to the Gallery’ being pulped by Penguin UK, the team were inspired to celebrate the historical creative act of ‘Pastiche, Parody and Piracy.’ read more

The Human Factor

Posted by Fabio 17 June 2014

International artists confront the question of how we represent the ‘human’ today. The Human Factor surveys how artists over the past 25 years have reinvented figurative sculpture, looking back to earlier movements in art history and drawing on contemporary imagery. read more

Close and Far: Russian Photography Now

Posted by Fabio 17 June 2014

A new generation of photographers and video artists explore identity and place in early 21st century Russia alongside the rediscovered works of Sergei Prokudin-Gorsky, whose colour images of pre-revolutionary Russia are exhibited for the first time in the UK. read more

Bob Mazzer – Underground

Posted by Fabio 16 May 2014

While working as a projectionist in a porn cinema in the eighties, Bob Mazzer began photographing on the tube during his daily commute, creating irresistibly joyous pictures alive with humour and humanity. read more

Iris Apfel dresses for Matisse

Posted by Fabio 12 May 2014

Fashion icon Iris Apfel turns up the colour as she styles herself after Matisse. Interior designer and fashion doyenne, 92-year-old Iris Apfel draws inspiration from Matisse’s Cut-Outs to create a series of wonderful outfits in homage to the master of colour. read more

Eric Yahnker: Sticks & Drones

Posted by Fabio 12 May 2014

Using coloured pencil, Yahnker’s vividly-drawn, large-scale satirical works offer a witty commentary on the semiotics of contemporary American culture and politics. Tackling unlikely connections and collisions between paired and contrasting images often with provocative results read more

Marco Brambilla: Creation (Megaplex)

Posted by Fabio 6 May 2014

The first solo exhibition of Marco Brambilla in Germany features a large-scale 3D video installation from the Megaplex-series and a new body of works. read more

Barbara Nitke: American Ecstasy

Posted by Fabio 3 April 2014

One Eyed Jacks Gallery is pleased to announce the UK debut of American photographer Barbara Nitke. The show’s title American Ecstasy is taken from her recently published series of behind-the-scenes photographs of the American porn industry in the years 1982-1991. read more