Elastic, thin + tougher than steel: Heavy Paws group show Copenhagen’s Hans Egedes Gade, Aug 24 – 27

, 21 August 2017

The Heavy Paws group exhibition is on at Copenhagen’s Hans Egedes Gade 21, opening August 24 and running to 27.

Featuring work by Annie Åkerman, Cecilia Hylta Bjartmar, David Stjernholm, Gianna Surangkanjanajai, Hrefna Hörn Leifsdóttir, Hannibal Andersen, Nathan Gassaway, Anna Rettl and Sarah Rosengarten, the show is the second iteration of Per Person, on at New York’s The Westin Hotel in Times Square on June 10.

The press release includes a narrative about coming across a sea of webs that ‘exp(anded)(loded)(lored)(osed)’:

“My nephew rubbed his hands clean on my felt vest, contently saying: ‘There we go — A skillful combination of the 20 types of amino acids with an endless potential for unprecedented versatility. Elastic, thin and tougher than steel’.”

Visit the FB event page for details.**

Per Person(2017) Installation view. Courtesy the artists.