Jun 29, 2008

The Future So Far
Pil and Galia Kollectiv

Exhibition: Sat 21st June - Sun 6th July
Private View: Fri 20th June, 7-9pm
Open: Thurs - Sun, 1-5pm
Artist Talk: Sat 28th June, 7.30pm

An exhibition of video works featuring parts one and two of Pil and Galia Kollectiv’s Future trilogy, which takes the 2005 IKEA riot as the starting point for a speculative history of a fictional future revolution.

Grey Area front room

In Better Future, Wolf-Shaped (2008), the sequel to The Future for Less, a rural cult perverts this official creed through pagan rituals of architectural worship performed at Celtic burial sites in Cornwall.

Grey Area rear room

The Future for Less (2006) imagines the consumer riot as the foundation of a new totalitarian state religion imposing the tenets of modernism on the masses.