Emma Hart: Dirty Looks at Camden Arts Centre

Tongues sealing paper as a loved one licks a letter shut, tongue trowels digging up cement slabs, tongues like ties: tongue-tied? Two tongues to make a rosette – the Best in the Show – tongues as handles, which if tugged upon could open an MDF cupboard; next to which other members of the MDF home … Continue reading

Dieter Roth: Diaries at Camden Arts Centre

The Dieter Roth that visitors meet at Camden Arts Centre is an oblivious artist, the retrospective of the German-Swiss native, reveals an unknowing creative. This sense is particularly clear in Solo Scenes, 1997-8, a collection of videos of the artist ‘at work’ displayed in the last room. These videos track Roth’s movements in the final … Continue reading