2013 finalists / Linington & Mackrell

  • Thrust, 2012, 1.5mm mild steel sheet, 100 x 100 cm

    Linington & Mackrell / Thrust, 2012, 1.5mm mild steel sheet, 100 x 100 cm

  • Take Two, 2012, performance, dimensions variable

    Linington & Mackrell / Take Two, 2012, performance, dimensions variable

  • Three days in December, 2011, two wooden chairs and 49 metres of timber, dimensions variable

    Linington & Mackrell / Three days in December, 2011, two wooden chairs and 49 metres of timber, dimensions variable

Linington & Mackrell’s practice involves walking the fine line between the plausible and the absurd.  They imperically test the rules, structures and accepted facts of day to day life in their unconventional collaborative performances. Linington & Mackrell live and work in London.

Click here to read the artists’ curriculum vitae.

Curriculum Vitae

Education

2006,5 | BA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art and Design, University of the Arts, London

Solo Exhibitions

2012 | FLOOR, MOCA, London
2012 | Take Two, Arts Gallery, London

Group Exhibitions

2012 | Joint Ventures, Space in Between, London
2012 | Rolling combined body weight in clay from studio to gallery, I HEART 3D, Christie’s, London
2012 | SHOW OFF, Phillips de Pury, London
2012 | Drawing on Ideas, Royal British Society of Sculptors, London
2012 | DIFC Art Night, Cuadro Gallery, Dubai
2011 | Over and over and over!, Space in Between at Sluice Art Fair, London
2011 | Works in Video, Space in Between, London
2011 | The Explorers, Standpoint Gallery, London
2011 | The difference between us, Gate House Live, Gate House Arts, Harlow

Press & Publications

2011 | Review of Sluice Art Fair 2011, The Financial Times
2011 | Simon Linington & William Mackrell: Take Two, Medeia Cohan, Art Licks, Issue 4
2011 | First Thursdays Top 5 Events, Time Out London, March issue
2011 | The Explorers, Standpoint Gallery London, Creative Review, February issue