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Fun for all Ages?

Fun for all Ages?

At my recent visit back to the UK, I experienced a rather fun art installation by Superflex, a group of Danish artists (founded in 1993) who is best known for their playfully subversive films and art installations. At Tate Modern, Superflex installed an orange line of swings woven through the Turbine Hall.

Each swing has been designed with three people on the same seat; specifying that swinging with two other people has greater potential than swinging alone, thus the work is called One Two Three Swing! Swinging in group of three’s, creates a collective energy that resists gravity and challenges the laws of nature, as claimed by Superflex.

By taking part in this collective installation, you are bound to enjoy the company of many other visitors of all ages! This brings people casually together in a relaxed ambiance to have a good laugh and excitement!

So, if you are heading to the UK sometime in the next few months, do drop by the Tate Modern, London. This installation has extended its exhibit period to 2 October 2018. So try experience One Two Three Swing! first-hand!

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Nam June Paik Exhibition

Nam June Paik Exhibition

Not long ago, a group Colour My World teachers went on an outing recently to an exhibition of the late style of Korean-American artist Nam June Paik at the Gagosian Gallery on Peddar Street.

We enjoyed ourselves observing the buddhas (and ourselves!) in the facing television screens.

Can you guess whose face is peeping out from behind this Buddha?

The exhibition runs from September 17- November 7 and admission is free! Top tip: don’t forget to get a copy of the layout and information pamphlet from reception before heading around the exhibit, since the various pieces are not clearly marked on the walls of the actual exhibit.

You can find out more about the exhibit on Gagosian’s website.

Have you been already? What did you think? Let us know in the comments below 🙂