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9 April 2019 – 23 June 2019

Oscar Murillo was born in 1986 in Colombia and moved to London with his family when he was ten years old. His practice incorporates a variety of techniques and media including painting, performance, drawing, collaborative works, sculpture and sound, often using recycled materials and fragments collected from his studio. Many of his works undergo multiple processes in the studio before being exhibited. Murillo’s work reflects his own experience of displacement, and the social fallout of globalisation. This new exhibition will include painting, installation, sound and live performance, taking place in the galleries and across Kettle’s Yard.

A painting by Murillo, Tamawuj, was included in the reopening exhibition at Kettle’s Yard in 2018, ‘Actions. The image of the world can be different’. Murillo has held solo exhibitions around the world and was included in the Venice Biennale in 2015 and the Sharjah Biennial in 2017.  Murillo’s exhibition at Kettle’s Yard is his first solo exhibition at a UK public institution since his acclaimed 2013 exhibition at South London Gallery.

Easter weekend notice

Kettle’s Yard is open for the whole of the Easter long weekend.

The galleries are open: Friday – Monday, 11am – 5pm.

St Peter’s Church will be closed over Easter weekend from 3pm on Thursday, 18 April until Tuesday, 23 April due to Easter services taking place. collective conscience, 2018, part of the Oscar Murillo: Violent Amnesia exhibition, will be unavailable to view on these dates. Photos of the installation and artworks will be available at the information desk. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Image Credits:

Oscar Murillo, violent amnesia, 2014-2018. Graphite, oil, oil stick, grommets and stainless steel on canvas and linen. 300 x 164 x 15 cm. Courtesy the artist. Photograph: Matthew Hollow

Oscar Murillo, (untitled) catalyst, 2018. Oil and graphite on canvas, 1260 x 235 cm. Courtesy the artist. Photograph: Matthew Hollow


The galleries and research space are fully accessible.

St Peter’s Church is not fully accessible. The church is reached by steps and an uneven path. There will be video footage available of the artwork in the church. Please ask at the information desk.

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