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Not Blacking Out, Just Turning The Lights Off is a video that examines the role of intimacy in relation to desire and physical proximity. Presenting images and sounds that are surrogates for the liquidity or porosity of the body, of being inside and outside, Not Blacking Out slips between the sensual image and its abstraction.” – Isla Leaver-Yap

James Richards, born 1983 in Cardiff, lives and works in London. Recent solo exhibitions include CCA Kitakyushu, Japan, Chisenhale Gallery, London and Tramway, Glasgow. Recent two-person and group exhibitions include Art Now: Clunie Reid  and James  Richards, at  the  Tate  Britain, London; Generational: Younger Than Jesus at the New Museum, New York, and Coming After at The Power Plant, Toronto. 

Format: HD Video
Running time: 17 min

Funded by:

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