Cerith Wyn Evans

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Cerith Wyn Evans, flare/shrine (I), 2016, black & white photograph, 350 x 260mm (image size), Unique

Cerith Wyn Evans

Cerith Wyn Evans, cite/sight/site, 2014, Chandelier (Taraxacum 88), independent breather unit and flash player, 80cm diameter

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Cerith Wyn Evans, Now/Here (Nowhere), 2014, neon, 382 x 550mm

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Cerith Wyn Evans, ieae, 2014, mirrored plinths, sound, three pieces: 1220 x 360 x 360mm, 1120 x 360 x 360mm, 820 x 360 x 360mm

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Cerith Wyn Evans, In praise of Shadows…, 2014, neon, 290 x 1970mm

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Cerith Wyn Evans, Mobius Strip, 2006, negative neon, 1000 x 500mm

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Cerith Wyn Evans, Receptacles for Revolutionary Revere, 2014, revolving platforms, potted plants, dimensions variable

Cerith Wyn Evans transmit/receive

Cerith Wyn Evans, cite/sight/site, 2014, Chandelier (Taraxacum 88), independent breather unit and flash player, 80cm diameter

Cerith Wyn Evans transmit/receive

Cerith Wyn Evans, ieae, 2014, mirrored plinths, sound, three pieces: 1220 x 360 x 360mm, 1120 x 360 x 360mm, 820 x 360 x 360mm

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Cerith Wyn Evans, Mobius Strip, 2006, negative neon, 1000 x 500mm

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Cerith Wyn Evans was born in Llanelli, Wales in 1958. Wyn Evans began his career as a film maker, producing short experimental films in the late 1970s. Since the 1990s his work has been characterised by its focus on language and its articulation in space through the nuances of perception, as well as a precise conceptual clarity. Wyn Evans installations work like a catalyst: a reservoir of possible meanings that can unravel many discursive journeys. His work has a highly refined aesthetic that is often informed by his magpie like approach to influences from film, music, literature and philosophy, which shape and colour his practice.

Cerith Wyn Evans lives and works in London.

 
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Cerith Wyn Evans, flare/shrine (I), 2016, black & white photograph, 350 x 260mm (image size), Unique

Cerith Wyn Evans, cite/sight/site, 2014, Chandelier (Taraxacum 88), independent breather unit and flash player, 80cm diameter

Cerith Wyn Evans, Now/Here (Nowhere), 2014, neon, 382 x 550mm

Cerith Wyn Evans, ieae, 2014, mirrored plinths, sound, three pieces: 1220 x 360 x 360mm, 1120 x 360 x 360mm, 820 x 360 x 360mm

Cerith Wyn Evans, In praise of Shadows…, 2014, neon, 290 x 1970mm

Cerith Wyn Evans, Mobius Strip, 2006, negative neon, 1000 x 500mm

Cerith Wyn Evans, Receptacles for Revolutionary Revere, 2014, revolving platforms, potted plants, dimensions variable