Can Work It Out”
One, 1st Oct, 6-9pm
But this is exactly what We Can Work it Out proposes.
Nineteen artists are submitting their very worst piece of work for display at the Three Colts Gallery and, in the spirit of caring and sharing, are to improve one of the other artworks. This demands an act of surrender and exchange. If we designate the work as the space of the other, there is a risk of “annihilating, killing or resuscitating” (Luce Irigaray) in the process. An opposition to do with the ownership of this space, a potential loss of self. “The only possible solution here is to reject this very opposition and to adopt both positions simultaneously” (Slavoj Zizek). A simultaneous letting go and empathising with, in order to achieve transcendence. This involves negotiation:
Try to see
it my way
Text by Stephanie
Three Colts Gallery is part of the Three Colts Arts Trust which is Sponsored By Ethical Imaging Ltd and Workspace Group PLC. Workspace is a local commercial property company specialising in letting offices, studios and industrial units across London and the south east.
Gallery, 2nd Floor, Greenheath Business Centre, Three Colts Lane, Bethnal