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Chris Jones in Group Exhibition “STUFF”


British sculptor Chris Jones is included in a group exhibition “Stuff” curated by Becca Pelly-Fry at LUBOMIROV/ANGUS-HUGHES.

STUFF is an exhibition that aims to address issues of consumerism and accumulation of material possessions, through the lens of contemporary art. The artists included explore this issue in their work, either through use of obsolete or discarded objects, attempting to minimise or reduce the amount of ‘stuff’ in the world in some way, or exploring the human need for accumulation from a more academic standpoint.

Chris Jones
Last Things Last, 2017
59 x 70.8 x 47 inches (150 x 180 x 120cm)
Book and magazine images, board, paper, digital prints, mirrors, lenticular postcards

The exhibition is on view 4 November – 26 November 2017.
For more information, visit their exhibition page.

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