Michael Jacklin, Inner Space Outer Space: 27 November – 27 December 2014
Slewe Gallery is pleased to announce the upcoming exhibition Inner Space Outer Space with new sculptures by Dutch artist Michael Jacklin (*1956), an alumnus of De Ateliers. The exhibition opens during the Amsterdam Art Weekend on Thursday November 27 and runs until December 27.
Michael Jacklin, known for his man-sized grid sculptures, made of iron, will exhibit a new series of open iron constructions based on events in outer space, in which transparent spheres and circles of thin staff iron are hanging in each other or stacked on each other. A subtle play of lines and intervals occurs when you move around them. Jacklin is one of the rare fundamental working sculptors of his generation. He focuses on the specific qualities of the material as well as on the sculptural principles such as mass, rhythm and gravity. Since 1984 he works exclusively with iron. His preference for this material derives from his fascination for iron constructions in architecture …
20 Years Slewe: 18 October – 22 November 2014
Slewe Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of the exhibition celebrating 20 Years Slewe. It will be a group show specially focusing on editions or multiples, some brand new, other of an older date but rarely shown.
Participating artists are Adam Colton, Alan Charlton, Alan Johnston, Alice Schorbach, Dan Walsh, Domenico Bianchi, Guillaume Le Roy, Günter Tuzina, Ian Davenport, Jan Roeland, Jerry Zeniuk, Joris Geurts, Krijn de Koning, Marthe Wéry, Martin Gerwers, Martina Klein, Merina Beekman, Michael Jacklin, Paul Drissen, Robbert-Jan Gijzen, Roos Theuws, Steven Aalders. Read more