Atlantis by Gayle Chong Kwan

| 5 comments

atlantis2.jpg

London-based artist Gayle Chong Kwan has created a fantasy landscape out of used plastic food packaging for an exhibition in London.

gayle-chong-kwan-9.jpg

The exhibition, called Atlantis, is commissioned by Arts Co.

gayle-chong-kwan.jpg

Atlantis is at 29 Thurloe Place, SW7 until 6 December.

gayle-chong-kwan-10.jpg

The exhibition also features photographs of previous incarnations of Atlantis completed by the artist.

gayle-chong-kwan-8.jpg

The following text is from Gayle Chong Kwan:

--

Arts Co and Pia Getty are pleased to present an exhibition by artist Gayle Chong Kwan.

Atlantis is an enormous mythical landscape, a city created and carved out of semi-opaque, used, plastic food packaging, collected from people who live in London and covering the entire exhibition space.

gayle-chong-kwan-11.jpg

The Atlantis installation will be accompanied by large-scale photographs exploring this enchanting and uncanny city of plastic.

gayle-chong-kwan-12.jpg

Atlantis is generously supported by Brompton Estates.

gayle-chong-kwan-3.jpg

ATLANTIS
29 Thurloe Place, SW7 2HQ
12th November - 6th December

gayle-chong-kwan-4.jpg

gayle-chong-kwan-5.jpg

gayle-chong-kwan-6.jpg

gayle-chong-kwan-2.jpg