Friday, July 19, 2013


Ken + Julia Yonetani_Crystal Palace (Germany)_2012_52 x 52 x 37cm_antique chandelier frames, uranium glass beads, wire, uv light bulbs, electric component

Ken + Julia Yonetani are currently in Germany undertaking an artist residency at ZK/U Berlin.

They have been working on completing their Crystal Palace: The Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nuclear Nations series of uranium chandeliers, in which there will be 31 in total to represent the countries which currently operate nuclear power stations.

ZK/U will be hosting an open studio next week on Friday 25 July 2013, allowing members of the public an insight into the works the artists have created during their residence. Ken + Julia will have their newest completed uranium chandeliers for display, before all 31 works are shown at the Singapore Biennale from October 2013 - February 2014.

Fifteen of the Crystal Palace chandeliers were exhibited at Artereal Gallery in October 2012. You can learn more about that exhibition by clicking here.

ZK/U Berlin: Siemensstra├če 27, 10551 Berlin, Germany
Free Entry, open from 6pm - 10pm on 25 July 2013

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