Alex Kitnick: Everybody's Autobiography

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  • in English
  • Pages: 8
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About this essay

In his catalogue essay, Alex Kitnick looks at Mark Leckey as an archivist of past lifestyles and fads, and analyzes how the artist uses his own biography to tell "everybody's biography", as well as his exploration of pop culture and its connection to the British art tradition.

Related exhibition:

Mark Leckey: Trailer for On Pleasure Bent, 2013 (Videostill), HD video, color, sound 1:47 min Courtesy of the artist and Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York; Galerie Buchholz, Berlin/Cologne; and Cabinet Gallery, London
Mark Leckey: As If

Exhibition, 30.1.15 — 31.5.15