Geoffrey Farmer: The Surgeon And The Photographer  

 
 

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Geoffrey Farmer: The Surgeon And The PhotographerGeoffrey Farmer's installation piece The Surgeon and the Photographer, which takes over from the Rain Room at the Barbican's Curve gallery from 26th March, is made out of 365 hand puppets created from images cut out of old books and magazines and mounted onto fabric. The Canadian artist's work is heavily influenced by the work of dadaist Hannah Hoch, pop art's Robert Rauschenberg and avant-garde duo John Cage and Merce Cunningham and is part of the Barbican's Dancing Around Duchamp season.

 

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Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | Same location as Geoffrey Farmer: The Surgeon And The Photographer
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