Approved: 21.07.2011

Alex Impey

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Approved: 21.07.2011

A tick can stay dormant for eighteen years when isolated from the conditions that trigger its behaviour. My work attempts to appropriate something of this inscrutable poise, in a set of figurations as pauses in habits around the use of languages and objects, which simultaneously seek to refer to their own consumption, where pausing could reveal revealing.

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  • Location: Glasgow, Scotland
 

Biography

A tick can stay dormant for eighteen years when isolated from the conditions that trigger its behaviour. My work attempts to appropriate something of this inscrutable poise, in a set of figurations as pauses in habits around the use of languages and objects, which simultaneously seek to refer to their own consumption, where pausing could reveal revealing.

CV & Education

Qualifications and training 2011 - MFA with Distinction, Glasgow School of Art 2005 - BA (Hons), Slade School of Fine Art