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Sarah Lucas: Ordinary Things

These forms act like vague memories of Lucasʼs former glories.The subject of art history and the idea of art as an object is referenced in them, Lucasʼs stance on the subject seemingly quite glib. Almost like an altar and a statue of a deity the ʻKingʼ takes pride of place in the room, white pieces cast from plaster resembling the end of a scythe, death’s customary prop, dangle from the ceiling.The idea of the cyclical nature of life and death are culminated in this piece. (read more)

Emma Sywyj
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Emma Sywyj: China [Photography]

Sywyj’s China series is as colourful and eclectic as one would expect of the location, but dispenses with the more obvious depictions of new-urban environments, ancient aesthetics and displaced populations. Instead, she finds an intriguing balance between them all in an affectionate portrait of modern China: (read more)

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Emma Sywyj: Royal Wedding

Emma Swywj's reportage from the most recent royal wedding updates iconic imagery of British celebrations. Photographer Emma Sywyj talked to Trebuchet last month. On her methods for shooting the most recent royal wedding she explains: (read more)