James MooreArtist, Curator
The lure of the falseness of painting forms the foundation of my work. Constructed landscapes and fictional spaces make up the stage for an exploration of painting as a simulacra more than a representation. Ultimately, my paintings seek to picture something tangible, conjured up from our cultures obsession with simulations and fiction. My pictures are like 'levels' from a non-existent game. Each painting read full statement
|Activities||Lecturing, Residencies, Private commissions, Curating|
|Artforms / type of project||Animation, Digital, Painting|
|Tags||Painting, Paint, Game, Photo, Animation, Virtual|
News & Events
11/11/2014 – 28/11/2014
Futures Gallery, Pierhead, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, CF99 1NA
Counter Worlds is an exhibition of new paintings from Cardiff based artist James Moore. The collection of work forms a visual journey through the simulations and fictional spaces that surround us.
03/10/2014 – 31/10/2014
Access Space, 3-7 Sidney Street, Sheffield
An exhibition of art inspired by video games. Curated and devised by Michael Borkowsky and Sharon Mossbeck.
Cities of Ash
11/07/2014 – 13/09/2014
Flexing the architectural imagination, the artists in Cities of Ash offer the god-like experience of model city panoramas found in civic museums or on observation decks of towering skyscrapers.
01/11/2013 – 14/01/2014
Mid-America Arts Alliance, Crossroads Arts District, Kansas City, USA
Video series focusing on contemporary ideas of natural & man-made landscapes, meditated through the experience of video & motion.
14/11/2013 – 30/11/2013
Bermondsey Project, London
A group exhibition curated by Samuel Capps. Featuring responses on the relationships between technology, our environment & personal experience.