Boyd & Evans, Ocotillo Wells Airfield CA, 2016 - dye sublimation on fabric print
An exhibition dedicated to the memory of Michael Stanley
Boyd & Evans work Ocotillo Wells Airfield CA, 2016 is included in The Aerodrome exhibition at Ikon, Birmingham.
This exhibition is presented in memory of Michael Stanley, Curator at Ikon before becoming Director of Milton Keynes Gallery and then Modern Art Oxford, who tragically died in 2012. Co-curated with David Austen and George Shaw and structured loosely on Rex Warner’s war-time novel The Aerodrome (1941), a book that made a great impression on Stanley, it includes many of the artists he worked with.
A group show, The Aerodrome fills Ikon’s premises entirely and is organised with Stanley as a presiding spirit; a celebration of an extraordinary vitality that continues to make a deep and lasting impression.
Artists: Phillip Allen / Polly Apfelbaum / David Austen / Karla Black / Simon & Tom Bloor / Boyd & Evans / Marcel Broodthaers / Marcus Coates / Nathan Coley / André Cadere / Phil Collins / John Constable / Michael Craig-Martin / Abraham Cruzvillegas / Shezad Dawood / Jeremy Deller and Alan Kane / DRMM Architects / Alec Finlay / Anya Gallaccio / John Gerrard / Roger Hiorns / Lonnie Holley / Thomas Houseago / Langlands & Bell / James Lee Byars / Elizabeth Magill / Aleksandra Mir / Jean-Luc Moulène / Hayley Newman / Adrian Paci / Susan Philipsz / Paul Ramirez Jonas / Kristian Ryokan / Michael Sailstorfer / Jenny Saville / George Shaw / Michael Stanley / Linder Sterling / Graham Sutherland / Phoebe Unwin / Wolfgang Weileder / Cathy Wilkes / Stephen Willats / Keith Wilson / Richard Woods / Gilberto Zorio / Siobhán Hapaska / Paul Nash