* Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015 Exhibition at ICA Gallery – 25 Nov 2015 – 24 Jan 2016


Jack Bodimeade


Always interesting to see the work chosen for the Bloomberg New Contemporaries show…the current show is housed on two floors at the ICA on the Mall.

…’Selectors Hurvin Anderson, Jessie Flood-Paddock and Simon Starling have chosen works by 38 of the most outstanding artists emerging from UK art schools from a record number of applicants. Previous New Contemporaries include Tacita Dean, Mona Hatoum, Damien Hirst, David Hockney and Mike Nelson as well as more recent emerging artists including Ed Atkins, Peles Empire, Nathaniel Mellors, Haroon Mirza and Laure Prouvost’…https://www.ica.org.uk/whats-on/bloomberg-new-contemporaries-2015-0


A real mix of Contemporatry work across sculpture, painting, film and sound.  Good to see some beautiful paintings included as above by Jack Bodimeade who has brought the mundane up for us to consider / view and the following picture by David Donald.  Incredibly simple and immaculately produced.



Citadel by David Donald



Top floor looking through into the second room



Shooting clouds video and Cloud cast bronze #2 sculpture by Janina Lange



A purely functional obsession – laser cut steel by Jack West