Janice Kerbel | the artist
The artist Janice Kerbel
Born 1969, Toronto, Canada.
Lives and works in London, UK, .
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Janice Kerbel works with a range of materials, including drawing, text, audio and print, to explore the indefinite space between reality and fiction, and between abstraction and representation. Her work frequently involves extensive research, and takes the forms of plans, proposals, scripts or announcements for imaginative scenarios that cannot or will not actually happen. In conveying these imagined events, Kerbel draws upon the potentiality of language and text…
'Remarkable is a print-based work that announces the achievements of a range of extraordinary beings imagined in response to the context of the fair. In the tradition of printed broadsides and fairground ephemera Remarkable employs hyperbolic language and un-illustrated texts to conjure these unique individuals. Produced to be distributed daily throughout the fair, the work acts to alert visitors to the potential presence of these anomalous attractions.'