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Cerith Wyn Evans

Born in 1958, Llanelli, United Kingdom

Lives and works in London, United Kingdom

Overview

Having abandoned his original interest in experimental filmmaking by the 1990s, Cerith Wyn Evans explores the relationship between light, text, meaning and interpretation through large, site-specific installations. His deeply conceptual installations incorporate ephemeral materials of time, space, light and language to produce a myriad of potential discourses, thereby revealing the fragility of human perceptions of reality. His well-known neon ‘drawings in light’, which include references to Jap...Read more