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January 31, 2019

The Body Politic | Group Exhibition at Catalyst Arts, Belfast

31/01/2019 – 14/03/2019 – All Day
Catalyst Arts, 5 College Court, Belfast BT1 6BS, Belfast
Chloe Cooper. Rachel Fallon. Núria Güell. Jesse Jones. Eimear Walshe. Emma Wolf-Haugh. “Power is not an institution, and not a structure; neither is it a certain strength we are endowed with; it is the name that one attributes to a complex strategical situation in a particular society.” Michel Foucault, The History of Sexuality (1976) The Body Politic is a medieval metaphor which likens a nation to one autonomous being. The head of this body governs with divine authority, drawing strength and power from the masses below. Catalyst Arts presents a contemporary response to this concept in our exhibition The Body Politic. Each of the works…
The Body Politic | Group Exhibition at Catalyst Arts, Belfast