Approved: 16.08.2006

Tenneson & Dale

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Approved: 16.08.2006

Tenneson and Dale's artwork explores the link between the Houses of Parliament (the epitome of order); the Minimalist movement (the ordered, pure art) and the various forms of public information signage (the physical manifestation of order).

THE ORDER ORDER MANIFESTO
The manifesto is the work
The work is the manifesto...
The works are executed in card
The works are executed

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  • Location: Manchester, North West
 

Biography

Tenneson and Dale's artwork explores the link between the Houses of Parliament (the epitome of order); the Minimalist movement (the ordered, pure art) and the various forms of public information signage (the physical manifestation of order). THE ORDER ORDER MANIFESTO The manifesto is the work The work is the manifesto... The works are executed in card The works are executed in clay The works are executed in cloth The works are executed in gloss The works are executed in ink The works are executed in metal The works are executed in paint The works are executed in paper The works are executed in plastic The works are executed in vinyl The works are executed in wood The works are executed by Tenneson and Dale The works are determined by governmental statistics The works are determined by the purity of Minimalism The works are determined by public information signage The works are Labour, Liberal Democrat and Conservative (After each election, the works will be repeated) The works are neutral The works are primary The works are red, yellow and blue The works are prohibition, hazard and mandatory The works are geranium, primrose and blue The works are determined by their environment The environment is the institution The institution is the framework The framework inspires the works The framework places the order The framework orders the work We will not impose the order, the order is imposed on us

CV & Education

Qualifications and training 2005 - Visual Culture, MIRIAD, Manchester 2004 - Fine Art, MIRIAD, Manchester Solo exhibitions 2010 - Hung Parliament, Harris Museum, Preston 2007 - Red Tape, Stockport Art Gallery, Stockport 2006 - Order Order, Cornerhouse Projects, Cornerhouse, Manchester Group exhibitions 2012 - Ahmed & Carpenter present... Fayre, Rogue Project Space, Manchester 2010 - Warehouse Weekend, Bates Mill, Huddersfield 2008 - Alumni, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester 2008 - Rogue Open Studios 2008, Rogue Studios, Manchester 2008 - Urban/Ecology, 17 The Colonnades, Albert Dock, Liverpool Competitions, prizes and awards 2005 - Crosby Homes Prize, Manchester City Art Gallery, Manchester Site specific 2008 - Art Transpennine, Manchester, Transpennine Region