Adam King

Artist, Maker

Approved: 30.06.2008

King constructs low-fi materials including cardboard and tape into sculptural form. Geometric, modular units are built up to propose architectural panorama with futuristic vibe. Choreographed amongst disorientating vistas of towers, platforms and crawl spaces are discarded traces from contemporary urban space and edge zones. Bits of wire, beer cans and newspaper cuttings appear reminiscent of game board counters as they circulate within the larger system. The surface of forms often reveal repeat pattern composed using stencils. These markings, that evoke a quality of camouflage, create a sense of movement as they ricochet in visual rhythms.  

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