Studio Nathan Coley

Burn The Village 2019

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Handprinted Zuber wallpaper, aluminium lightbox with LED lights
184×75×8 cm


Parafin Gallery, London

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Originally commissioned by Edinburgh Art Festival, 2019

Photo Credit

Peter Mallet

During the summer of 2011, the streets of London were witness to a series of violent riots in which young protesters ran amok within the city. In the aftermath of the devastation, social networking sites used the phrase “burn the village, feel the warmth” to describe the feeling of discontent…