John Tiney ~ 14 march - 6 april 2008
 
studio 1.1
london e2

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  'Travelling Our Way'

Open Friday to Sunday, 12noon - 6pm, or by appointment.

Studio 1.1 is very pleased to present a new series of large paintings by John Tiney. Since completing his MA at Goldsmiths in 2005, where his forensic mind explored film-making, he has made a triumphant return to painting in this his first solo show.

In these skewed post-pop mythologies found and re-worked images contradict themselves while their meticulous execution suggests we may be missing something. A forgotten legend, an archetype new to us. A synthesis of images bubbling from the peripheral universes of advertising and archive.

Far from any fashionable dystopia, however, a new hope is to be found clinging to the  wreckage in these fragments from a mutated childhood. Post-apocalyptic they may be, but after the Twilight of the Gods is the Dawn of Man, and '2001' offers some back-dated hope of survival.

studio 1.1

NEW: Interactive panorama of the show (main space)
NEW: Courtesy of galleryexhibitions.co.uk

For more information or images contact:
Michael Keenan on 07952 986 696