PERFORMANCE FETISH
SWG3 Gallery, Glasgow (SCO)

08.04.2017 – 24.09.2017

This group exhibition examines a fascination for sport gear and the popularity of an athletic style in contempoarary art. Inspired by Rafael Nadal´s watch, the tape covering Christiano Ronaldo´s earrings and LeBron James´tattoo cover-up sleeve, Performance Fetish will try to fins out why a young generation of artists refer to and use ready-made items from the world of sport. Embracing the performance echancing technology and futuristic design of the materials available the artist in this show use the sports shop as hardware supplier and mistake the gallery for the gym.

It´s Our Playground