Previously at the ICA - Films
28 Oct 2018
Rock My Religion, Dir. Dan Graham, USA, 1984, 55 mins, English
Dan Graham was born in Urbana, Illinois, USA in 1942 and lives and works in New York, USA. He has had solo exhibitions across the world, most recently at Sirius Arts Centre in County Cork, Ireland. Among numerous awards, he has received the Coutts Contemporary Art Foundation Award, Zurich, Switzerland (1992), the French Vermeil Medal, Paris, France (2001) and was honoured by the American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, USA in 2010.
John Slyce is a writer and critic based in London. He has written extensively on the work of Sarah Sze, Gillian Wearing, Michael Landy, Carey Young, Cullinan Richards, Allen Ruppersberg, Rodney Graham, Pipilotti Rist, Charles Avery and Becky Beasley and has regularly contributed essays, reviews and interviews to major art magazines and journals since the 1990s. His conversation and collaborations with Dan Graham reach back nearly as far. Slyce is a also senior tutor at the Royal College of Art and is located in the painting programme within the School of Arts and Humanities.