RELAY 2011
Relay with Quay Arts and A SPACE
22 March - 30 April, 2011, Quay Arts, Isle of Wight
A SPACE plinth, Artist 1:
ALYS HAWKINS
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Artist's website: www.alyshawkins.co.uk

From the artist's blog post:

"Immediately I began thinking about chess in terms of conflict. Thoughts of the Russian chess champions of the Cold War era led me to research all-time chess no.1 Garry Kasparov who is now a political figure in the anti-Putin Coalition for Democracy, and then to radical art collective Voina whose controversial performances protest against state corruption..."

Photos by Georgia Newman
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