Thomas Teurlai: snug as a thug in a rug
7 – 9pm
Saturday 4th July 2015
Off-site at The Pipe Factory
42 Bain Street Glasgow G40 2LA
Glasgow Sculpture Studios is pleased to announce Snug as a thug in a rug, an exhibition of new work by Thomas Teurlai produced during his three month artist exchange at Glasgow Sculpture Studios.
Thomas Teurlai (b. 1988, Meaux, France, lives and works in Marseille) graduated from both Nantes’ school of art and The Villa Arson in Nice, and followed the Lyon’s School of Art post-graduate programme. He has entered into many collaborations with Quentin Euverte and Ugo Schiavi. Solo exhibitions include: Chopper Desk, The Fish Factory, Stodvarfjordur (2012); Klaus Nomi auf L.S.D., Picto, Geneva (2011). Group exhibitions include: Le trou, Villa Bernasconi, Geneva (2012); Mauvais Coups Pour Trois Fois Rien, Hangar Alstom, Nantes (2011); Le Laboratorium, Arles (2011); 345 Elder, The Broadway Space, New York (2007).
Thomas Teurlai is the recipient of the 2015 exchange with Triangle France. He has been resident in Glasgow for three months from April – June 2015. During this time he has had access to a studio at Glasgow Sculpture Studios aswell as the communal production facilities, shared accommodation in Glasgow and has been provided with a 1000 euros production grant, as well as have logistical support including production, research and curatorial assistance.
This year’s exchange involves a mutual collaboration between Glasgow Sculpture Studios and The Pipe Factory, an artist run organisation based in the Calton area of Glasgow, where Thomas is presenting his work.
This opportunity is supported by Glasgow City Council and The Pipe Factory.