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Sarah Horton has taught at Norwich University of the Arts for a number of years and has continued to make sculpture while completing a practice-based PhD.
This exhibition is an opportunity for her to explore themes that have emerged through her research. Horton’s interest is in the workplace and how different work environments can be disrupted by the intrusion of decorative artworks. The show will feature a number of free-standing sculptural objects where office chairs are used as a starting point for inventive and playful interventions.
The exhibition will explore the idea of Horton’s PhD as a ‘journey’ and as such will open up and uncover the workings of this research process. Horton will show documentation of this process in the form of photographs of interventions into two actual office spaces, at Aviva’s Head Office in London and Berendsen, a large industrial laundry in Fakenham. Read more: www.sarahhorton.co.uk
World Premiere – Tuesday 10 May – Saturday 4 June
(Except Sundays & Mondays) 12pm – 7pm
A World Premiere exhibition as part of a major national co-commission from 14-18 NOW, Norfolk & Norwich Festival and Writers’ Centre Norwich. Featuring specially commissioned poetry from international writers including Jackie Kay, Bill Manhire, Paul Muldoon, Daljit Nagra and Jo Shapcott alongside short films by George Belfield, Tim Davies, Matthew Kay and NUA Professor of Animation Education, Suzie Hanna reflecting on the Battle of the Somme and its modern legacy. Read more.
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