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February 1, 2020

sur— [infinite Slippage: production of the r ~e ~a ~l as an intensive magnitude starting at zero-eight] —plus | Ima-Abasi Okon at Void Gallery, Derry

01/02/2020 – 09/04/2020 – 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Void Gallery, City Factory, Patrick Street, Derry-Londonderry
Preview 1 February I 6 – 8:30pm 6pm Ima-Abasi Okon in conversation with Taylor LeMelle Void Gallery is delighted to present a commission by London and Amsterdam based artist Ima-Abasi Okon – in partnership with the Chisenhale Gallery. Okon works with sculpture, sound and video to produce installations that explore exhibition-making as an exercise in syntax, adopting linguistic and grammatical structures within her installations as a way of complicating the construction of knowledge. For the iteration of the commission, Okon delineates individual aspects of a previous vocabulary of symbols embedded in both hand-made and mass-produced materials, including film to explore…
sur— [infinite Slippage: production of the r ~e ~a ~l as an intensive magnitude starting at zero-eight] —plus | Ima-Abasi Okon at Void Gallery, Derry