Alex Hartley: The Houses

Through the lens of Modernist domesticity, Alex Hartley‘s new exhibition The Houses explores different ways we think about the built environment, and the boundaries we create with natural spaces.

The exhibition is based on photographs of Modernist domestic architecture taken by Hartley himself over a period of 25 years, mainly around the Los Angeles area. The photographs are separated beneath hand-painted elements which describe, distort and embellish the landscape, playing with the viewer’s sense of boundaries.

[Main image: ‘Case Study #22 Stahl House’, 2018, acrylic. © the artist, courtesy Victoria Miro, London / Venice]

Where: Victoria Miro, 16 Wharf Road, London N1 7RW

When: 20 June - 28 July 2018

How much: See website for details

More info: Victoria Miro


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