Code Duello (promo)

2012, 84.1 × 59.4cm [double sided], offset print on 120gsm paper

Code Duello (promo)
Code Duello (promo)
Commentary

In 2012 whilst on a residency at Hotel Maria Kapel, Hoorn (NL) Harry Meadley and I carried out a duel with artworks. Guided by a found duelling rule book, we sealed themselves inside a purpose built Render Room, and took it in turns to call out an artwork, or in some cases, progression of artworks in retaliation to each of our attempts to finish the fight and silence each other.

In the immediate aftermath of the fight, fifty conceptually completed works were registered by their titles and descriptions and distributed as a limited edition poster.

exhibitions

Eyes on the Prize, 2012, Trade Gallery, Nottingham, UK.

Alex Farrar
Born 1986 in Leeds, United Kingdom
News
☞ 11.9.18 – 14.1.19, guest artist-teacher, Fine Art Department, Royal Academy of Art, The Hague
☞ 25.8.18 – 28.10.18, ‘being as becoming: liberating-art and/or liberating art’ at Onomatopee, Eindhoven, curated by Freek Lomme
☞ 6.7.18 - 25.8.18, ‘The odd uneven time’ group exhibition at Dürst Britt & Mayhew, The Hague
☝︎ 1.5.17 – 1.5.19 For two years my work is generously supported by a grant for established artists from the Mondriaan Fund (Netherlands)
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The typeface used throughout is Maria Pro, created by Phil Baber, whose 2010 design for the Index book reappears here in the work pages.
Credit also goes to Qubik for my original website (2010–2014), which lives on in the icon based home page.