Rockbund Art Museum 上海外滩美术馆

Artist Talk: TimeSpace 讲座:《时空》

Event Information

Date: 16 March 2012 Invalid Date
Time: 11:00 Invalid Date
Venue: 2F, Rockbund Art Museum


日期: 2012年 3月 16日 Invalid Date
时间: 11:00 Invalid Date
场馆: 上海外滩美术馆 2楼

Gabriel Lester


Speaker: Gabriel Lester

Language: English with Chinese Translation

Gabriel Lester's lecture titled TimeSpace, a term indicating the threedimensions of spacesupplemented with the fourth dimension of time,will focus on his spatial installations. These artworks, resemblingcinematic stage sets, architectural design and interior settings,strongly suggest movement and dramatic evolution. Recognizing life asprogressions through time and space, the lecture will also addressnarrative structures, the constitution of memory and a psychology ofspace.

About the Artist

Gabriel Lester (b. Amsterdam 1972) started his artistic endeavor as amusician, stumbled into literature, studied cinema and finally becamea visual artist. Lester's many interests and expertise's explain thethemes, methods and nature of his present artwork. Most of his filmsand spatial installations have an implicit narrative layer, strongcinematicinfluences, sequential constructions and an obvious sense ofrhythm.

Gabriel Lester


主讲:Gabriel Lester,荷兰艺术家


Gabriel Lester的讲座题名为“时空”。这个词意为空间三维加上时间的第四维。讲座将艺术家的空间装置为主线, 其作品集合了电影布景,建筑设计和室内装置,强烈地展示了运动和戏剧般的演变过程,并让观者认识到生活是在时间和空间中行进。本次讲座也将陈述叙事的结构,记忆的构成以及空间的心理。


Gabriel Lester (1972年生于阿姆斯特丹)最早是作为一名音乐家开始他的艺术创作,后来他偶尔涉及到文学,之后又学习了电影,最后成为了一名视觉艺术家。Lester的诸多兴趣和专业技能解释了他现在艺术作品的主题,方法和自然。他的大多数电影和空间装置表现了含蓄的叙事层,强烈的电影色彩,顺序结构和明显的韵律感。