Toby Christian

Nasceu em Londres, Reino Unido, 1983. Vive e trabalha em Londres, Reino Unido.

O trabalho de Toby Christian explora o conceito de escultura expandida com base na utilização da linguagem e do texto. Através de uma prática multifacetada que incorpora uma ampla gama de meios e materiais, incluindo a escrita, instalação, escultura,  painel baseado em parede e projeção, suas obras desafiam a natureza hermética de objetos.

Born in London, UK, 1983. Lives and works in London, UK.

The work of Toby Christian explores a concept of expanded sculpture based on the use of language and text. Through a multifaceted practice that incorporates a wide range of media and material including writing, installation, sculpture, wall based panel and projection, his works challenge the hermetic nature of objects.

CV

Toby-Christian-CV.pdf

WEBSITE

http://www.tobychristian.com

EXHIBITIONS

RESIDENCY

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OBRAS

Key (feather)

Concreto branco, aço doce, fixação de metal | White concrete, mild steel, metal fixings // 51 x 173 x 7,5 cm // 2015

Key (feather) (detalhe)

Concreto branco, aço doce, fixação de metal | White concrete, mild steel, metal fixings // 51 x 173 x 7,5 cm // 2015

Mouths

Acrílica sobre tela | Acrylic on canvas // 106 x 53 cm // 2016

Mouths (detalhe)

Acrílica sobre tela | Acrylic on canvas // 106 x 53 cm // 2016

Pedestrain Confetti (vista da instalação)

2015

The Plastically Parroting, installation view, solo exhibition, CCA Glasgow, Intermedia Gallery

Suspended ceiling: fixed chalk on painted board, seven chromed light bulbs plus electrical fittings, timber framework, 1100 x 600 cm, Seven sculptures: aerated concrete blocks, cement, pigmented concrete, 100 x 50 x 50 cm, Text: 2500 leaves non-replenished single sided A4 text on coloured paper // 2014

The Plastically Parroting, installation view, solo exhibition, CCA Glasgow, Intermedia Gallery, 2014

Suspended ceiling: fixed chalk on painted board, seven chromed light bulbs plus electrical fittings, timber framework, 1100 x 600 cm, Seven sculptures: aerated concrete blocks, cement, pigmented concrete, 100 x 50 x 50 cm, Text: 2500 leaves non-replenished single sided A4 text on coloured paper // 2014

A Bunch of Keys, installation view, solo exhibition, NAM project, Milan

coloured pencil on scratched concrete, modified reclaimed carpet tiles //

A Bunch of Keys, installation view, solo exhibition, NAM project, Milan

Coloured pencil on scratched concrete, modified reclaimed carpet tiles // 2015

Plan (fs)

coloured pencil on scratched concrete // 29.7 x 21 x 1cm // 2015

Plan (heating)

Coloured pencil on scratched concrete // 29.7 x 21 x 1cm // 2015

Hôtel Notre Dame (still)

Looped video // 0.31min // 2015

Matt Place Pools

reconstituted paper // 27 x 21 x 4cm // 2015

Sky Light (5)

chalk on painted board, chromed light bulb, nails, electrical fixings // 160 x 110 cm // 2015

Sky Light (7), 2015, chalk on painted board, chromed light bulb, nails, electrical fixings, 160 x 110 cm

Some Sky, installation view, solo exhibition, Vigo Gallery, London, 2015