The Arca Project

An exhibition Inspired by the work of W.G. Sebald

Curated by Michael Hall and Graeme Gilloch. Presented by PayneShurvell


16 visual and 16 textual responses to one single image. Each response has been realised as a limited edition print, developed and made by Invisible Print Studio.

Sebald died, aged 57, in a car crash in East Anglia. His four books combine memoir, fiction, travelogue, history, and biography and created a strange new literary compound.

Artists and writers involved include Andrew Bick, Craig Burnett, Andrew Curtis, Karen Engle, Adam Fish, Emma Fraser, Lindsey Freeman, Graeme Gilloch, Steph Goodger, Oona Grimes, Tony Grisoni, Catherine Haines, Michael Hall, Molly Jarboe, Jaeho Kang, Naiza Khan, Jane Kilby, Abigail Lane, Richard Makin, Bob Matthews, Bruce McLean, Ana Milenkovic, Simon Patterson, Tony Plant, Daniel Rapley, Fabio La Rocca, Julian Rowe, Martina Schmid, Steven Scott, Allen Shelton, Erik Steinskog and Jo Stockham.





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The Arca Project is curated by Michael Hall and Graeme Gilloch and will be presented by PayneShurvell.