About This Site
'Charging kiosks', smartphone charging kiosks, videos(‘Kapton Cadaverine Log Entry’, 2018; ‘Silicon Valley’ 2018; ‘Integrated Mystery House’, 2018), acrylic medium, polythene, ink, paper, kapton tape, found objects. Dimensions variable.
'Charging Kiosks' consists of three functioning smartphone charging kiosks, commonly seen in shopping malls, airports or other public places of transit. Each kiosks plays a different video from Keogh's 'Kapton Cadaverine' series; a recent body of work about a lonely astronaut who has woken too early from cryogenic stasis.
Cosmopolis #1.5: Enlarged Intelligence was curated by Kathryn Weir, with associate curator Ilaria Conti and curatorial advisor Zhang Hanlu. Hosted by Mao Jihong Arts Foundation in collaboration with the Centre Pompidou, Dong Jiao JiYi, Chengdu, China, November 2019.
Invited artists: Kunlé Adeyemi/NLÉ Works, Alfredo and Isabel Aquilizan, Arquitectura Expandida, Yesmine Ben Khelil , Manuel Chavajay, Cao Minghao and Chen Jianjun, Chen Qiulin , Rasel Chowdhury, Cui Jie, Emo de Medeiros, Gudskul (ruangrupa, Serrum + Grafis Huru Hara), Oscar Farfán, Fernando García-Dory/Inland, Ximena Garrido-Lecca, François-Xavier Gbré, Shilpa Gupta, Romuald Hazoumè, He Xiangyu, Yasmin Jahan Nupur, Wanuri Kahiu, Sam Keogh, Francois Knoetze, Li Lang, Li Shuang, Li Wenguang, Liu Chuang, Liu Dan, Payne Zhu, Prabhavathi Meppayil, Mimi Onuoha, Qiu Anxiong, Qiu Zhijie, Tabita Rezaire, Larissa Sansour and Søren Lind, Bogosi Sekhukhuni, Kuai Shen, Shen Xin, Yasmin Smith, Tentative Collective, Tricky Walsh, Wang Jianwei, Munem Wasif, Wei Haoyan, Dana Whabira, Ming Wong, Xu Bing, Ye Funa, Yu Guo, Yuan Goang-Ming, Zheng Bo, Zheng Yuan