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“From Where to Here”: Art From London

Catalogue relating to an exhibition, 1999
Published by: Konsthallen Göteborg, Sweden
Year published: 1999
Number of pages: 48

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Catalogue for “From Where to Here”: Art From London, 27 November 1999 - 30 January 2000, at Konsthallen, Göteborg, Sweden. The exhibition featured: Sonia Boyce, Juan Cruz, Ceal Floyer, Lucia Nogueira, João Penalva, Vong Phaophanit, Annie Ratti, Zineb Sedira, John Seth, Yinka Shonibare, Anne Tallentire, Simon Tegala, and Mayling To. The exhibition was put together by Svenrobert Lundquist, Director of Konsthallen, Göteborg and Henry Meyric Hughes, independent curator.

From the catalogue’s Introduction: “… And the very notion of national ‘representation’ seems curiously out of tune with the current times, when ‘from where’ (indeterminate) seems of far greater relevance than ‘from here’, and is represented by thirteen artists, who all live in London, but come from completely different social, educational and cultural backgrounds and have cultural roots which reach into the farthest extremes of Europe - and, beyond that, into all corners of the globe.“

Catalogue contents as follows:

Introduction, by the curators

Colour plates of the artists’ work

Works in the exhibition

Artists’ Biographies

Related people - view 5

»  Sonia Boyce MBE

Born, 1962 in London, England

»  Juan Cruz

Born, 1970 in Palencia, Spain

»  Ceal Floyer

Born, 1968 in Karachi, Pakistan

»  Henry Meyric Hughes

Born, 1942

»  Lucia Nogueira

Born, 1950 in Gioiania, Brazil. Died, 1998

»  João Penalva

Born, 1949 in Lisbon, Portugal

»  Vong Phaophanit

Born, 1961 in Laos

»  Annie Ratti

Born, 1956 in Mendrisio, switzerland

»  Zineb Sedira

Born, 1963 in Gennevilliers, France

»  John Seth

»  Yinka Shonibare MBE RA

Born, 1962 in London, England

»  Anne Tallentire

Born, 1949 in County Armagh, Northern Ireland

»  Simon Tegala

Born, 1973 in United Kingdom

»  Mayling To

Born, 1970 in Harlow

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»  Konsthallen

Göteborg , Sweden