➔ Breathe Residency: Karen Tang, 8 June - 8 September 2007

Breathe Residency: Karen Tang, 8 June - 8 September 2007

Type: Artist Residency

Information

Date(s)

2007 Jun 08 (has start date) ; 2007 Sep 08 (has end date)

History

Karen Tang makes sculptures and installations that explore themes from science, sci-fi, architecture and city life. Her works present surprising structural and material combinations; industrial steel and fibreglass with fluid, painterly surfaces. Colour is intrinsic to the works’ physical presence and the perception of their sculptural forms in space. A variety of making processes are central in Tang’s practice, including epoxy ‘glassing’, carving, modelling, painted or powder-coated metal. Education: 2002 - 2004 MFA Sculpture (Distinction), Slade School of Art, UCL 1999 - 2002 BA (Hons) Fine Art Sculpture, Chelsea College of Art and Design As part of her residency, the artists used local businesses to source supplies and a local steel cutting firm to create her art work.

Related People and Organisations

Chinese Arts Centre, 1989-2013 (Held)
Tang, Karen, artist (Held)

Related Places

Manchester (was location of)

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