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Michael Dean: Government picture

Wed 30th May

Michael Dean: Government

@ Henry Moore Institute, Leeds

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Michael Dean: Government

Michael Dean's sculptures are either the perfect size to be carried or quote their surrounding architecture where they are then to be found lurking, propped against gallery walls. Made from cast concrete, the surfaces are veined and ridged, offering invitations to be touched. Tactility is an essential sculptural quality for Dean.

Government quotes from and transforms the Institute's galleries. The concrete floor has been covered with a thick, wool, wall-to-wall carpet, becoming something to touch, with the new surface changing the visual and sonic experience of the spaces. Instead of standing, the Institute's Information Assistants sit on the floor. The door handles at the entrance to the galleries have been recast as four forearm-sized sculptures, titled 'Yes (working title)' and two 'No (working title)'.

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Venue: Henry Moore Institute


Address:
74 The Headrow
Leeds
LS1 3AH 53.800030, -1.547432


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Website: henry-moore-fdn.co.uk

Enquiries: 0113 246 7467


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