Basil Al-Rawi, Façade (2/14), 2012, C-Type Print, 60x50cm
On Borrowed Time(s) showcases the work of students and alumni from MA Photographic Studies, University of Westminster. The University of Westminster is one of three selected academic institutions Iniva will be working with for the year 2014.
On Borrowed Time(s) responds to Turkish artist Burak Delier’s exhibition, Freedom Has No Script also showing at the gallery. Through a diversity of critical practices the exhibition explores the paradoxical and contradictory logic of capitalism as manifest in the art world, corporate and consumer cultures. The artworks represented engage in a dialogue between capitalism's alluring façade and the record of broken promises ranging from economic collapse to environmental degradation. Curated in collaboration with Layal Ftouni.
Artists include: Basil Al-Rawi, Xiaobo Fu, William Eckersley, Paula Gortázar, Wilf Speller, Jan Stradtmann and Maria Tzili.
Preview: 25 March, from 6.30pm.
Exhibition continues until 12 April and is open on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
A talk drawing on themes from the exhibiton, Disruptions: On Capitalism and Photography, takes place on 10 April, 6.30pm, free. Booking advised.