V1 Gallery and Eighteen congratulates Rose Eken on her solo exhibition AFTERBEAT at Horsens Art Museum, Denmark. Please join us for the opening reception Saturday September 15 from 2 – 4 pm.
AFTERBEAT is Rose Eken’s first solo exhibition at Horsens Art Museum.
The show presents a new body of works exploring the cultural significance and aura around rock music. Encompassing two-dimensional tinsel oil paintings, ceramic objects and embroidery, AFTERBEAT expands on Rose Eken’s repertoire. From the meticulously recreated remains of a concert: trashed beer cans, plastic cups and cigarette butts – all in ceramic – to a new series of embroidered drum skins that index the strokes and knocks of famous drummers, Eken engages materials as well as diverging modes of representation in a free play between abstraction and concreteness. The exhibition continues through January 13. 2019
Shop books and prints by Rose Eken at V1 Gallery Online Store
Photos from Rose Eken’s studio by Fryd Frydendahl.