Axon Budged

Alice Khalilova

In Residence: Sep 12 – Nov 19, 2018

Exhibition: Nov 15, 2018 – Jan 13, 2019

Axon Budged is the culmination of a playful exploration into the concepts of balance and desire. Khalilova’s exhibition includes handmade, large-scale aluminum etchings, an “impossible” climbing wall, and wall-based assemblages that transform the gallery space into a landscape of material tension.

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Alice Khalilova

London, UK

Born in 1991, Anglo-Russian multimedia artist Alice Khalilova lives and works in London. Working fluidly across print, sculpture and video -Khalilova’s work critically explores the intersections of technological advancement, spirituality and philosophy. Since having graduated from Chelsea College of Art in 2014 Khalilova has participated in a number of group and solo shows including ‘Broken Tusk’ with DAM projects, ‘Reboot Horizon’ at Cell Project Space, London ‘Apricot’, Basic Space, Dublin and Open Source festival London. She is co-curator and participant of ‘’ an online/offline exhibition concept dedicated to redefining abandoned spaces in post-austerity Britain.

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Morgan Quaintance

London, England

Morgan Quaintance is a London-based writer, musician, broadcaster and curator. Born in South London, he is a regular contributor to Art Monthly, and has written for The Guardian, The Wire, Art Review, Frieze,, and a number of curatorial sites and blogs. He is a contributing editor for E-Flux’s online publishing portal Art Agenda, is a founding member of the curatorial collective DAM PROJECTS, and was the 2015/16 curatorial fellow at Cubitt Gallery, London. As a presenter he has worked with the BBC, Channel Four, Artfund, the Royal Opera House, National Theatre and Roundhouse, and is also the producer of Studio Visit, a monthly hour-long interviews-based program, broadcast on London’s Resonance 104.4 FM, featuring international contemporary artists as guests.

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