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Babel
Babel

2011 160 Ecclesiastical chairs 20 x 20 x 10ft

Do Boys Pray for a Manifested Glory?
Do Boys Pray for a Manifested Glory?

Animation of brush and ink drawings, 2011 The teenager’s body writhing in a blank space is taken from a video of an exorcism performed on a boy by Manifested Glory church in America. The original video shows people crowded around his body, praying, shouting, singing, hitting and restraining. The animation lifts him out of this […]

Past exhibition: Babel, March 2011
Past exhibition: Babel, March 2011

BABEL: TACKLING THE CHURCH Babel was a three day art event by artist Chris Minchin, taking place in Holy Trinity Church, Jesmond. The exhibition placed potentially controversial artworks in a church in order to open a dialogue. It included a projected animation of a boy writhing in an ambiguous blank space. Taking imagery from a […]