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January 9, 2020

MURKTACKTISS | Gerard Carson at Dillon Gallery, Cultúrlann Mc Adam Ó Fiaich, Belfast

09/01/2020 – 21/02/2020 – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Dillon Gallery, Cultúrlann Mc Adam Ó Fiaich, 216 Falls Road, Belfast
An Chultúrlann are delighted to kick off our 2020 exhibition programme with “MURKTACKTISS” a solo exhibition of works by the Belfast-based artist Gerard Carson. Featuring sculptures, videos, animations, and drawings, MURTACKTISS zones in on accelerated modes of production/extraction in an environment of increasingly abstracted networks of knowledge and materiality. Objects and materials become tangled in assemblages of extraction, suspended in arrays of metamorphosis, where individual units are swallowed into chaotic swarms of feedback. Novel formations emerge from this murky swamp of materiality, producing cybernetic hybrids that merge definitions of the ‘known/unknown’ and the ‘fictive/real’. MURKTACKTISS is an ongoing manifestation of…
MURKTACKTISS | Gerard Carson at Dillon Gallery, Cultúrlann Mc Adam Ó Fiaich, Belfast