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a snap.

a nod.

a twist

of the hip,

a flick of the wrist.




Flesh bent and unwinding-



Flourish was an exhibition of ideas in progress presented at The Gallow Gate, Glasgow in 2017 with a sound work made in collaboration with DJ and promoter Sarra Wild (OH141).











water damaged chroma key blue photographic background paper
crushed black velvet
a game of dominoes in Barbados
a screen
a wall, black and textured, like those of grandma’s house
John Agard
Frederick Douglass
Depression
Melo (A busker who used to live in Glasgow and then reportedly left following a racist attached on Sauchiehall Street which was captured by the BBC)
limbo dancers
Sonja Stanley Niaah
Christina Sharpe
Tina Campt
bobbin pins
Kamau Brathwaite
the sea
Glasgow
insomnia
wheat paste
sound on loop






Interview w/ Adam Benmakhlouf for the Skinny. This interview took place 4 weeks prior to the exhibition opening, the form (and to an extent function) of the exhibition shifted in this time. These are ideas in progress