Ron Arad's Curtain Call

August 9 - 29, 2011

Roundhouse, London, UK


Ron Arad's Curtain Call. Roundhouse, London, UK, August 9 - 29, 2011

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As part of Bloomberg Summer at the Roundhouse, internationally renowned artist, architect and designer, Ron Arad has invited his favourite artists, musicians and friends to create unique work for his 360° interactive installation.

Arad’s constant experimentation with materials and his radical approach to form and structure have put him at the forefront of contemporary design. For Curtain Call, he’s responded to the Roundhouse’s spectacular Main Space by creating a curtain made of 5,600 silicon rods, suspended from an 18 metre diameter ring - a canvas for films, live performance and audience interaction.

Each day, you’ll be able to see work by Babis Alexiadis, Hussein Chalayan, Paul Cocksedge, Mat Collishaw, Ori Gersht, Greenaway & Greenaway, Gabriel & Shira Klasmer, Christian Marclay, Javier Mariscal, SDNA, David Shrigley and students from the Royal College Of Art.

A Curtain Call of Light and Sound
Wall Street Journal
August 12, 2011
Ron Arad's Curtain Call - A Review
The Guardian
August 7, 2011