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My Shadow's Reflection - Book

April 25 2018

My Shadow’s Reflection is part of a body of work made by Edmund Clark as artist in residence in Europe’s only entirely therapeutic prison environment, HMP Grendon. Established in 1962, Grendon’s inmates must accept responsibility for their offences. They make a full-time commitment to intensive...

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In Place of Hate - Exhibition Catalogue

April 25 2018

This catalogue accompanied artist Edmund Clark’s exhibition In Place of Hate at Ikon Gallery. Clark was Ikon’s artist in residence at Europe’s only entirely therapeutic prison, HMP Grendon, in Buckinghamshire. This exhibition is the culmination of his residency, combining photography, video...

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In Place of Hate, Ikon Gallery

March 16 2018

British artist Edmund Clark is Ikon’s artist-in-residence (2014–2018) at Europe’s only entirely therapeutic prison, HMP Grendon, in Buckinghamshire. In Place of Hate (Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, 6 Dec 2017 - 11 Mar 2018) is the culmination of his residency, comprising photography, video and installation. Clark,...

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Edmund Clark: ‘The intervention, the control, the censorship is part of what I do’

February 1 2018

Anna McNay writes: "Edmund Clark isn’t one to pick easy subjects for his work. As an editorial photographer, he found himself working with teenage fathers and elderly prisoners, and this set him on his route to working with terror suspects, prisoners in Guantánamo Bay, and, most recently, a three-year...

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Edmund Clark: In Place of Hate

January 18 2018

Rosalind Duguid writes in her interview with Edmund Clark for Elephant magazine: "In the first room of Edmund Clark’s exhibition at Ikon Gallery, a low white wall demarcates a small rectangular space. Built into the top of this wall is a lightbox layered with an array of pressed wild flowers. It’s...

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