Spike Island

James Richards Screening


Tuesday 20 August 2013, 6pm


Booking advised

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This programme offers the opportunity to view films by Richards, including Rosebud (2013) which was produced for this year's Venice Biennale. Other films, such as Not Blacking Out, Just Turning the Lights Off (2011) and The Misty Suite (2009), provide a context for considering the work presented in If Not Always Permanently, Memorably, curated by Richards.

James Richards

James Richards (1983) was born in Cardiff and lives and works in London, where he received a BA in Fine Art from Chelsea School of Art and Design in 2006.

Richards was a 2012 recipient of the Derek Jarman award and participated in the LUX Associate Artists Programme in 2008. Recent solo exhibitions include James Richards at CCA Kitakyushu, Japan (2012), Not Blacking Out, Just Turning the Lights Off at Chisenhale Gallery, London (2011) and James Richards at Rodeo, Istanbul (2011). His work has been included in numerous group exhibitions and screenings including Frozen Lakes at Artist Space, New York (2013), The Imaginary Museum at Kunstverein München, Munich (2012) and The Voice is a Language at Tate Modern, London (2012).

James Richards' website