John Russell at Black Church Print Studio, Dublin
CCA Director Matt Packer has selected artist John Russell for an exhibition at Black Church Print Studio, Dublin, opening on Friday 16th January and continuing until 31st January 2015. The exhibition, titled Eton, is the latest in a series of exhibition at BCPS selected by guest curators. A performance by the artist will take place on the opening evening, at 7pm.
John Russell was a founder member of the London-based art group BANK (1990-2000) and as part of that collective practice was responsible for the production of a series of exhibitions and artworks throughout the 1990s. Since 2000 he has worked both independently and collaboratively to produce paintings, films, large-scale digital images, publications and curational projects, at venues in the UK, Europe and the US including Tate, Royal Academy London, and Nottingham Contemporary. In addition, he has edited and designed three books Frozen Tears 1-3, (ARTicle Press, 2003-2007) and written for publications such as Frieze, eflux and Mute Magazine.