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SHOWER
 

Exhibition of work placed in and around the Museum of Childhood's collection of toys and artefacts. The Imagination of Children exhibition, 15th October 2011 - 5th February 2012

Exhibiting artists:

Sonia Boyce, Sarah Cole, Angie Duignan, Richard Elliot, Rebecca Fortnum, Roisin Loughrey, Martin Newth, Ans Nys and Jessica Voorsanger.

Shower is a video made with two teenage girls whilst artist-in-residence at the South London Gallery, in 2007. Presented here, projected into a small snow-globe, the video is a never-ending cycle of pillow fights and tense feathery fantasy.

Also on display was a video, Gulp, made by Sonia Boyce, developed from a story told by Sarah Cole about a school playground, a water fountain, a nesting pigeon and some rather resourceful children...presented a the Tate Modern during Towards an Avant Gardist Conception of Gallery Education (podcast 1 min 11 secs into recording)

   
SHOWER, video projection into a snow-globe, shown here at The Museum of Childhood, with drawings by Rebecca Fortnum in the background