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The Telescope

Tim Spooner

7pm. Free

Part of a Triple Bill with Chris Dobrowolski – All Roads Lead to Rome at 7.30pm and Mamoru Iriguchi – Projector / Conjector at 9.15pm

The telescope underwent a traumatic relocation and its lenses and mirrors became hopelessly rearranged. It was impossible to tell anymore whether the view through the telescope was of the surface of a distant planet or a microscopic reflection of the interior of the viewer’s own eye. Nevertheless this new world was studied and documented thoroughly.

In this metaphysical puppet show, a series of magnetic and chemical events are enacted under a microscope camera and presented live as a documentary account of an uncertain landscape.

Tim Spooner works from London on correspondences between the physical world and the world of ideas.

This event has a limited capacity.

More info and images on Tim Spooner's website


Date and time

6 March 2013

Please note
This is now a past event.


Toynbee Studios
28 Commercial Street
London, E1 6AB
Tel: 020 7247 5102
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