London, United Kingdom
About Laurence Kavanagh
Born 1973LiverpoolEnglandRecent exhibitions and residencies by Kavanagh include The Lonely House, supported by the Henry Moore Foundation, 2008; Cocheme Residency, Byam Shaw, London and Is Spiritualism a Fraud?, Scottish Sculpture Workshop Residency 2008. Curatorial Projects include The Music of the Future, Gasworks Gallery, London 2006; Wider Than the Sky, London 2004 and Corpa Nova, London 2003.Since 2003 Laurence Kavanagh has worked primarily as an interdisciplinary artist in various forms of media which address film and literature in relation to archival imagery and materials found in the domestic environment. A further aspect of his practice resides in curatorial projects that encourage collaboration and debate amongst artists. His most recent project The Lonely House was based on the last films shown in the cinemas of Archway, London, before they were demolished. This installation explored the cinematic image and its relationship to the perception of object, location and architecture.
Future Shows: Irish Museum Of Modern Art, Project Room. Solo Show. April 2009.
Scottish Sculpture Workshop, Ganghut project. June 2009.