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LUCY SKAER │ Hunterian Art Gallery, Glasgow → 25 January 2015

“Ɖs xibišn fīčrz a grūp v piṿtl wrcs bî Trnr Prîz nomini Lūsi Scer. Scer implýz a vrayti v mīdia, includñ drōñ, sculpčr, film n inslešn. Š criets wrc ɖt z bʈ vižli cmpelñ n ilusv; cntinysli qesčnñ ɖ rlešnšp btwn repṛzentešn n riati.

Lūsi Scer includz ɖ insṭlešn v for ci pìsz, a drōñ, a 16mm film, n tu wŭdn sculpčrz – inspîrd bî ɖ sriylist ātist Lı̣nora Carñtn, hūm Scer vizitd in 2006, wntñ t btr undrstand ɖ dạlectcs v hr ôn practis. Ɖz wr frst šôn undr ɖ tîtl Lı̣nora in Bāzl, 2006, n subṣqntli at ɖ Venis Bienāle in 2007. Lîc mč v Scer’z practis, ɖz wrcs dscrîb nt ɖ riaḷti v ɖ incântr, bt rɖr its ifct on ɖ ātist’s inṭlect n imošnz.

Ɖ prôgram acumṗniyñ ɖ xibišn includz scrīnñz v svṛl 16mm filmz ẇč Scer md in c̣laḅrešn wɖ Bec’s Fyčrz Prîzwinr Roẓlind Našibi.

Lūsi Scer z pāt v JEREŠN – a landmāc siriz v xibišnz trêsñ ɖ rmāc̣bl dvepmnt v cntmprri āt in Scotnd ovr ɖ last 25 yirz. It brñz an ambišs n xtnsv prôgram v wrcs v āt bî ovr 100 ātists t ovr 60 gariz, xibišnspêsz n venyz ɖ leñʈ n bredʈ v ɖ nêšn btwn Māč – Nvmbr 2014, wɖ ɖ mjoṛti v xibišnz têcñ plês ovr ɖ sumr v 2014, az pāt v ɖ Glazgo 2014 Culčṛl Prôgram.”

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JOHN BYRNE: SITTING DUCKS │ Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh → 19 October 2014

“Jon Brn, hu wz born in Pêzli, z wn v Scotḷnd’z most vrṣtîl n acumplišt ātists n raitrz. Sitñ Ducs wl xplor n seḷbret hiz hîli iṇvtv n ričli vẹrid pwtričr. It wl includ a rič n vẹrid ṣlẋn v drōñz, pêntñz n multīmīdia wrcs fṛm acrs hiz c̣rir, ẇč dpict frendz n famli az wel az fems sitrz, sč az Tilda Swintn n Bili Coṇli. Brn hz olso pṛdyst mni insîtfl n witi slfpwtrits ẇč wl fwm a stroñ eḷmnt v ɖ šo – ɖ frst on hiz wrc t b mântd bî ɖ Našnl Gaḷriz v Scotḷnd. Folowñ its apiṛns in Edinbra, ɖ xibišn wl tur t Invnes Ātgaḷri.”

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