Saturday 10 July 2010

J.A.Sinclair Gallery: Berlin And ThatS Oliver East

J.A.Sinclair Gallery

11 – 17 July 2010

Private view 10 July
From 3 – 6pm

We are pleased to announce the inaugural (and perhaps final, depending on how well this goes,) exhibition at J.A.Sinclair Gallery.

Berlin And That… Oliver East

Having previously walked train lines around the North West of Britain starting from Manchester, Oliver East takes a walk in a foreign country. In his latest comic book Berlin and That... East documents his observations and occurrences as he travels from Alexanderplatz in Berlin to the Polish border.

For this project East invited 52 friends, comprising of artists, musicians and barflies, to collaborate. Each was given a page from the book, asked to contemplate German graffiti and then left to their own devices.

Recently shown at the International 3 in Manchester to coincide with the book launch, this exhibition presents the 52 original artworks from Berlin and That…

Contributing Artists: Scott Alexander, Gareth Brookes, Chris Butler, Stanley Chow, David Cochrane, Rachael Davies, Joe Devlin, Jenny Discombe, Malcy Duff, Nick Dunn, Clare East, Stuart Edmundson, Dave Garner, Andrew Gannon, Guy Garvey, Annie Gibson, Pete Gilfellon, Tony Gilfellon, Andy Glynn, Liam Guy, Andy Hargreaves, Matthew Houlding, Dean Hughes, Steve Hunt, Emma Jay, Pete Jobson, Karen Jupp, Mia Kiuru, Stuart Kolakovic, Laurence Lane, Gavin Macdonald, David Mackintosh, Steve Manford, Jim Medway, Miquel Navarro, Darren Newman, James O'Hara, Natalie O'Hara,Lee Patterson, Katie Popperwell, David Price, Magnus Quaife, Maeve Rendle, Jarek Salata, Katel Sevellec, Richard Shields, Sarah Thompson, Chris Thorpe, Steven Tillotson, Emma Unsworth, Daniella Watson, Graham Watson, Jo-anne Wright.

Berlin and That is published by Blank Slate Books

J.A.Sinclair Gallery

109A/3 Ferry Road, Edinburgh, EH6 4ET.

The gallery will be open by appointment until the 17th July

07828 231 045    

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